Isamu Noguchi, Magic Mountain, 1984. Mikage granite sculpture.
On View   Original Collection

Magic Mountain

Mikage granite
From among the boulders of Mikage granite I found on the road up Rokko-san was one less eroded than the others. From it there came what appeared to be a road or steps leading over its crest and a tunnel that seemed to pierce its heart.
Original Noguchi Collection
Quotations by Isamu Noguchi from The Isamu Noguchi Garden Museum (New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1987), unless otherwise noted.