Isamu Noguchi, Sun at Midnight, 1973. Black granite sculpture installed in the Noguchi Museum galleries.
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Sun at Midnight

My assistant, Izumi, in Japan, in his desire for The Sun at Noon, proceeded to mimic its appearance by shaping a version in black granite. Upon my return to that country, I helped finish it and left it there. I then made another one, which is here.
Original Noguchi Collection
Quotations by Isamu Noguchi from The Isamu Noguchi Garden Museum (New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1987), unless otherwise noted.