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Reading a Letter

A work made of woodblock print; oban, sumizuri-e.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of woodblock print; oban, sumizuri-e.

Date:

c. 1688

Artist:

Furuyama Moroshige
Japanese, active c. 1684-1704

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Artist

Furuyama Moroshige

Title

Reading a Letter

Origin

Japan

Date

1683–1693

Medium

Woodblock print; oban, sumizuri-e

Dimensions

10 3/4 × 14 5/4 in.

Credit Line

Clarence Buckingham Collection

Reference Number

1925.1691

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