The Modern Japanese Print

Detail of a pattern
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At A Glance

  • Period

  • Geography

  • Material

    Woodblock printed; ink and color on paper
  • Dimension

    H x W (Overall): 49.5 × 30.5 cm (19 1/2 × 12 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Author

    James A. Michener (1907-1997)
  • Artist

    Maki Haku 巻白 (Japan, 1924-2000)
    Hiratsuka Un'ichi 平塚運一 (1895-1997)
    Maekawa Senpan 前川千帆 (1888-1960)
    Mori Yoshitoshi 森義利 (1898-1992)
    Watanabe Sadao 渡辺禎雄 (1913-1996)
    Kinoshita Tomio 木下富雄 (1923-2014)
    Shima Tamami 島珠実 (1937-1999)
    Azechi Umetaro 畦地梅太郎 (1902-1999)
    Iwami Reika 岩見禮花 (1927-2020)
    Yoshida Masaji 吉田政次 (1917-1971)
  • Publisher

    Charles E. Tuttle Company
  • Edition/State

  • Collection

    National Museum of Asian Art Collection
  • Origin

  • Credit Line

    Purchase and partial gift of the Kenneth and Kiyo Hitch Collection from Kiyo Hitch with funds from the Mary Griggs Burke Endowment
  • Type

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