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Okame, (1956)

Isamu Noguchi, American, b. Los Angeles, California, 1904–1988

Iron, 9 1/2 X 10 1/8 X 4 IN. (24.1 X 25.7 X 9.9 CM.) WT. 9 LB. (4.1 KG.)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966

Accession Number: 66.3863

Provenance:
Stable Gallery, New York, to 20 May 1959
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York, 20 May 1959-17 May 1966
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966

Exhibition History:
STABLE GALLERY, New York. Isamu Noguchi, 29 April-30 May 1959, no. 34.
SOLOMON R. GUGGENHEIM MUSEUM, New York. Modern Sculpture from the Joseph H. Hirshhorn Collection, 3 October 1962-6 January 1963, no. 354, ill. p. 180.
ARTHUR M. SACKLER GALLERY, SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION, Washington, DC. "Isamu Noguchi and Modern Japanese Ceramics," 4 May - 7 September 2003. TOUR: JAPANESE AMERICAN NATIONAL MUSEUM, Los Angeles, CA, February - 30 May 2004.

Published References:
GROVE, NANCY, and DIANE BOTNICK. The Sculpture of Isamu Noguchi, 1924-1979: A Catalogue. (New York and London: Garland Publishing, 1980): no. 421, p. 73, ill.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection