Vent Violet

紫の風

Japanese
Shôwa era
1962 (Shôwa 37)
Artist Sugai Kumi (Japanese, 1919–1996)


Dimensions

76.2 x 55.9 cm (30 x 22 in.) Image: 63.5 x 43.2 cm (25 x 17 in.)

Accession Number

2004.388

Medium or Technique

Lithograph

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Edition: 87/88.

Inscription

lower left in pencil: "Vent Violet"; lower right in pencil: "A 203"

Signed

Kumi (in Japanese), SugaI (in romanization, both in pencil at lower left)

Provenance

By 1962, Librairie Galerie La Hune, Paris; September 1962, collection of Catherine Glynn Benkaim; June 2004, gift of Ralph and Catherine Glynn Benkaim to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 23, 2004)

Credit Line

Gift of Catherine and Ralph Benkaim

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.