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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1941.266.11
Title
Katagami Textile Stencil with Shopsign (Kanban) Design
Classification
Artists' Tools
Work Type
stencil
Date
Late Edo-Meiji period, 19th-early 20th century
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Japan
Culture
Japanese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/205321
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Chūban (medium-sized) minogami (mulberry bark paper) treated with persimmon juice and cut using the "tsukibori" (thrust-carving) technique; with ink
Dimensions
H. 31.1 x W. 41.8 cm (12 1/4 x 16 7/16 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Mrs. H. K. Estabrook
Accession Year
1941
Object Number
1941.266.11
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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