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Chicago (Humpty Dumpty balloon)

1960
Yasuhiro Ishimoto (American, 1921–2012)


Dimensions

Image: 25.4 x 17.8 cm (10 x 7 in.)

Accession Number

2012.478

Medium or Technique

Photograph, gelatin silver print

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Photography

Classifications

Photographs

Inscription

annotated "5671" in pencil on print verso

Signed

signed by artist in pencil on print recto

Provenance

Late 1980s - early 1990s, sold by the artist to Edwynn Houk Gallery, Chicago; sold by Edwynn Houk Gallery to a private collector, Chicago; sold by private collector to L. Parker Stephenson Photographs, New York; 2012, sold by L. Parker Stephenson Photographs to the MFA. (Accession date: September 26, 2012)

Credit Line

Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation Fund for Photography