For Lisa

1986
Sandro Chia (Italian, born in 1946)


Dimensions

Sheet: 99 x 70 cm (39 x 27 9/16 in.) Plate: 105 x 76cm (41 5/16 x 29 15/16in.)

Accession Number

2002.636

Medium or Technique

Color etching with resist (black and brick red)

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

FOR LISA, / I SAW AN ANGEL TODAY / WITHOUT WINGS / WITH HUMAN SMILE / AND NOTHING TO SAY

Recto lower left in graphite pencil: 2/70

Signed

Recto lower right in graphite pencil: signed and dated 86

Markings

"SC" blindstamp recto lower right

Provenance

Skinner Auctioneers, Boston (sticker verso); Harcus gallery, Boston (sticker verso); Barbara Krakow Gallery, Boston; Gerald P. and Susan K. Bonder; by whom given to MFA, 18 December 2002.

Credit Line

Gift of Gerald P. and Susan K. Bonder

Copyright

© Sandro Chia