Colors of Japan

  • -thumbnail 1
  • -thumbnail 2
Catalogue Status
Research in Progress
Description
Poster on light gray ground features an abstract shape made up of black “brushstrokes” dotted with “scraps” of color, in orange, blue, green, red, and yellow. Lower margin on darker ground, in black ink: Ikko Tanaka: Colors of Japan / THE SMITHSONIAN & ART DIRECTORS CLUB OF METROPOLITAN WASHINGTON / & THE JAPAN SOCIETY & SOCIETY OF PUBLICATION DESIGNERS & SHOSHIN SOCIETY.
Designer
Ikko Tanaka, Japanese, 1930–2002
Credit Line
Gift of Ann Hysa Dorfsman
See more items in
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
1984
Accession Number
1983-72-1
made in
Japan and USA
Medium
Offset lithograph on paper
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Type
graphic design
Object Name
Poster
Type
Poster