Masahisa Fukase, Seikan Ferryboat, from the series Ravens, 1976

Artwork Info

Artwork title
Seikan Ferryboat, from the series Ravens
Artist name
Masahisa Fukase
Date created
gelatin silver print
12 in. x 18 1/4 in. (30.48 cm x 46.36 cm)
Date Acquired
Collection SFMOMA
Accessions Committee Fund purchase
© Masahisa Fukase Estate
Permanent URL
Artwork Status
Not on view at this time.

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