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Evening Snow on White Hair (Shiraga bosetsu), from the series "Personal Encounters from Eight Performances (Omi hakkei)"

A work made of color woodblock print; oban.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of color woodblock print; oban.

Date:

c. 1847/52

Artist:

Utagawa Kuniyoshi
Japanese, 1797-1861

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Artist

Utagawa Kuniyoshi

Title

Evening Snow on White Hair (Shiraga bosetsu), from the series "Personal Encounters from Eight Performances (Omi hakkei)"

Origin

Japan

Date

1842–1857

Medium

Color woodblock print; oban

Dimensions

35.8x 24.1 cm (14 1/16 × 9 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Eric Youngquist

Reference Number

1978.843

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