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Three Masks (Kamen 3)

A work made of color woodblock print.

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  • A work made of color woodblock print.

Date:

1957

Artist:

Tomio Kinoshita
Japanese, born 1923

About this artwork

This print displays the artist’s signature technique of using a gouge to produce a series of parallel lines. The gray or tan hues, the only colors in an otherwise black print, make quite a different impact when one is substituted for the other.

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Artist

Kinoshita Tomio

Title

Three Masks (Kamen 3)

Origin

Japan

Date

1952–1962

Medium

Color woodblock print

Dimensions

57.5 × 75.5 cm (22 5/8 × 29 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Arnold Maremont

Reference Number

1973.597

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