Well by Shinoda Toko

Shinoda Toko was trained in traditional calligraphy from early childhood, and her abstract painted works and lithographs have been natural extensions of this.

Details

Medium:
Ink on paper
Acquired in:
2005
Presented by:
Philomena Guillebaud through The Art Fund

As one US critic observed soon after her international career took off in the early 1970s, 'It is a rare artist whose modernism is rooted in tradition without compromise in either direction.'

Provenance

Betty Parsons Gallery, New York; Philomena Guillebaud.

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street, LONDON London WC1B 3DG 020 7323 8299 www.britishmuseum.org

Entry details

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