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Katagami, Flowers, late 18th - early 19th century

This is a Katagami. It is dated late 18th - early 19th century and we acquired it in 1972. Its medium is mulberry paper (kozo washi) treated with fermented persimmon tannin (kakishibu). It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Mrs. Isao Homma and Mr. and Mrs. S. Okajima. It is credited Gift of Isao Homma and Mr. and Mrs. S. Okajima in memory of Mr. and Mrs. Tatsugoro Okajima.

Its dimensions are

25.5 × 41.2 cm (10 1/16 × 16 1/4 in.) Mat: 35.5 × 45.8 cm (14 × 18 1/16 in.)

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Katagami, Flowers, late 18th - early 19th century; mulberry paper (kozo washi) treated with fermented persimmon tannin (kakishibu); 25.5 × 41.2 cm (10 1/16 × 16 1/4 in.) Mat: 35.5 × 45.8 cm (14 × 18 1/16 in.); Gift of Isao Homma and Mr. and Mrs. S. Okajima in memory of Mr. and Mrs. Tatsugoro Okajima; 1972-74-1-b

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Katagami.

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