“Raimon” (Female figure against a background of squared spirals)

Artist: Munakata Shikō 棟方志功 (1903-1975)
Historical period(s)
Showa era, 1945
Woodblock print; ink on mulberry paper with hand coloring
H x W: 53.4 x 41.3 cm (21 x 16 1/4 in)
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Page
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view

Woodblock print

Japan, Showa era (1926 - 1989), woman
Provenance research underway.
Published References
  • Ann Yonemura. Beyond the Brush: Japanese Prints, Paper Works and Photographs. vol. XLIII no. 3. p. 35, fig. 8.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Whistler's Neighborhood
Google Cultural Institute
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