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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1919.488
Title
Katagami Textile Stencil with Chrysanthemum Design
Classification
Artists' Tools
Work Type
stencil
Date
Meiji-Taishō period, late 19th-early 20th century
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Japan
Culture
Japanese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/209626
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Kakuban (square-shaped) minogami (mulberry bark paper) treated with persimmon juice and cut using the "tsukibori" (thrust-carving) technique
Dimensions
paper: H. 39 x W. 41.8 cm (15 3/8 x 16 7/16 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Dr. Denman W. Ross
Accession Year
1919
Object Number
1919.488
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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