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Vent Violet

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Edition: 87/88.

Inscription

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

Signed

Signed in both Japanese and English in lower left: "Sugai '62"

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.

Japanese, Shôwa era, 1962 (Shôwa 37)

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

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