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The Century with Mushroom Clouds: Project for the 20th Century


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Chinese (Quanzhou, China born 1957)
The Century with Mushroom Clouds: Project for the 20th Century, 1996
Drawing
Chinese
,
20th century
Creation Place: United States
Gunpowder on Japanese paper
301.2 x 403 cm (118 9/16 x 158 11/16 in.)
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, The Jorie Marshall Waterman '96 and Gwendolyn Dunaway Waterman '92 Fund
, 2000.60.1
Department of Modern & Contemporary Art
,
Marks
signed: Along bottom edge in Chinese ink: Cai Guo-Qiang 1996
Provenance
Cai Guo-Giang, New York, New York, sold; to Harvard University Art Museums, 2000.
Bibliography
Cai Guo-Qiang: I Want to Believe, Guggenheim Museum Publications (New York, 2008), pp. 238-241, ill. fig. 79

Stephan Wolohojian, ed., Harvard Art Museum Handbook, Harvard Art Museum (Cambridge, MA, 2008), p. 251, ill.

Exhibition History
Quantum Grids: Sol LeWitt, Yayoi Kusama, and Cai Guo Qiang, Sert Gallery, Cambridge, 10/15/2005 - 04/16/2006
Cai Guo-Qiang: I want to Believe, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, 02/22/2008 - 05/28/2008