Isamu Noguchi, Hanging Man, 1973. Stainless steel wall sculpture.
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Hanging Man

Among my experiments in the 1940s, Hanging Man, of sheet aluminum, retained its life, which warranted its being made larger in stainless steel for an exhibition at the Pace Gallery in 1974. The rightness of the original scale cannot be denied, but perhaps being big too is valid.
Original Noguchi Collection
Quotations by Isamu Noguchi from The Isamu Noguchi Garden Museum (New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1987), unless otherwise noted.