Isamu Noguchi, Planet in Transit #1, 1968–72. Black Swedish granite sculpture.

Planet in Transit #1

1968 - 1972
Swedish granite
Our imagination expands as far as our expanding knowledge and beyond. We were already there in orbit, Bucky and I. New York was our city that glimmers in the distance, and we talked of time and cosmic space.
Original Noguchi Collection
Quotations by Isamu Noguchi from The Isamu Noguchi Garden Museum (New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1987), unless otherwise noted.