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
1976
Classification
photograph
Medium
gelatin silver print
Dimensions
12 in. x 18 1/4 in. (30.48 cm x 46.36 cm)
Date Acquired
1994
Credit
Collection SFMOMA
Accessions Committee Fund purchase
Copyright
© Masahisa Fukase Estate
Permanent URL
https://www.sfmoma.org/artwork/94.275
Artwork Status
Not on view at this time.

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