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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1919.473
Title
Katagami Textile Stencil with Checkerboard Design of Cherry Petals and Squares of Horizontal Lines
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/209636
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Koban (small-sized) minogami (mulberry bark paper) treated with persimmon juice and cut using the "dōgubori" (punch-carving) technique
Dimensions
paper: H. 23.6 x W. 41.5 cm (9 5/16 x 16 5/16 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Dr. Denman W. Ross
Accession Year
1919
Object Number
1919.473
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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