River Rocks and Smoke 04/12/90 #3, 1990

Basel 2015
James Cohan Gallery
Work on Paper
Watercolor on Waterford, cold press, 260 lb. paper prepared with fire and smoke
81.3 x 114.3 Size (cm)
32.0 x 45.0 Size (in)
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.