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Tender Buttons: Tearful Flight/Trying/Solo Flight/Missing

Close up of Tender Buttons: Tearful Flight/Trying/Solo Flight/Missing

Four painted plates are displayed vertically against a mauve background within a brown frame. Each plate is painted with colorful swirls of pink, blue, brown, sand, and green. The painted shapes suggest abstract landscapes or organic forms.
Four painted plates are displayed vertically against a mauve background within a brown frame. Each plate is painted with colorful swirls of pink, blue, brown, sand, and green. The painted shapes suggest abstract landscapes or organic forms.
Judy Chicago, Tender Buttons: Tearful Flight/Trying/Solo Flight/Missing, 1975; China-paint on porcelain, 4 3/4 x 15 in.; National Museum of Women in the Arts, Gift of Dr. Marvin L. Radoff; © 1975 Judy Chicago

Artwork Details

  • Artist

    Judy Chicago
  • Title

    Tender Buttons: Tearful Flight/Trying/Solo Flight/Missing
  • Date

    1975
  • Medium

    China-paint on porcelain
  • Dimensions

    4 3/4 x 15 in.
  • Donor Credit

    Gift of Dr. Marvin L. Radoff
  • Photo Credit

    © 1975 Judy Chicago
  • On Display

    No