Isamu Noguchi

American (Los Angeles, California, 1904 - 1988, New York City, New York)

Tiger

1952
sculpture | terracotta
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  • Tiger

    Isamu Noguchi, Tiger, 1952; terracotta, 10 1/8 in. x 14 3/4 in. x 5 3/8 in. (25.72 cm x 37.47 cm x 13.65 cm); Collection SFMOMA, Mrs. Leon Sloss Fund purchase; © Estate of Isamu Noguchi / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York


10 1/8 in. x 14 3/4 in. x 5 3/8 in. (25.72 cm x 37.47 cm x 13.65 cm)
Acquired 1958
Collection SFMOMA
Mrs. Leon Sloss Fund purchase
© Estate of Isamu Noguchi / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
58.4381

Tags

animals, tigers, abstract, oblong


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