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.


Ink on paper
Acquired in:
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.'


Betty Parsons Gallery, New York; Philomena Guillebaud.

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street, LONDON London WC1B 3DG 020 7323 8181 www.britishmuseum.org

Entry details

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