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New Haven Bodhidharma Stone

Sculpture: assemblage of paint, graphite, ink, wood, string, and cloth
12 x 4 in.
Date: 1976

Assemblage sculpture of a wooden rectangle covered in a plain, off-white, frayed cloth. On top of the cloth is a flat drawing of a smooth, gray stone inside a sharply delineated, symmetrical circle. Also included on this wooden rectangle is a smaller, framed rectangle of white chalk underneath the stone drawing. And resting on a small, wooden shelf at the bottom of this chalk rectangle is an actual stone in the same shape as the drawn stone on the top.

All works by Richard Francisco
Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art, Utah State University
Accession: 2009.33
  • The Dorothy & Herbert Vogel Collection: 50 Works for 50 States. Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art, Logan, Utah, March 19, 2015 – August 1, 2015.

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