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Stencil, Stencil, Ducks and Bamboo, early 20th century

This is a Stencil. It is dated early 20th century and we acquired it in 1976. Its medium is mulberry paper (kozo washi) treated with fermented persimmon tannin (kakishibu), and silk gauze (shabari). It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Helen Snyder. It is credited Gift of Helen Snyder.

Its dimensions are

53.1 × 42.3 cm (20 7/8 × 16 5/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Stencil, Stencil, Ducks and Bamboo, early 20th century; Japan; mulberry paper (kozo washi) treated with fermented persimmon tannin (kakishibu), and silk gauze (shabari); 53.1 × 42.3 cm (20 7/8 × 16 5/8 in.); Gift of Helen Snyder; 1976-103-252

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

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