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The Bright of Evening

A work made of woodblock print.

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  • A work made of woodblock print.

Date:

c. 1954

Artist:

Munakata Shiko
Japanese, 1903-1975

About this artwork

This image is based on a poem by Yoshimura Shukuho, which is written on the print:

How it spills above the earth
In the bright of evening someone cries
It is spring

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Asian Art

Artist

Munakata Shikô

Title

The Bright of Evening

Origin

Japan

Date

1949–1959

Medium

Woodblock print

Dimensions

36.0 x 42.2 cm

Credit Line

Kate S. Buckingham Endowment

Reference Number

1979.620

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