River Rocks and Smoke 04/09/90 #7, 1990

Basel 2015
James Cohan Gallery
Work on Paper
Watercolor on Bee #844, 72-inch wide roll paper prepared with fire and smoke
198.1 x 134.6 (cm)
78.0 x 53.0 (inch)
Inspired by his fascination with natural systems and their relationship to chance occurrence, John Cage's River Rocks and Smoke series resemble abstract landscapes made with smoke, watercolor wash and feature images of stones.