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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2018.350
People
Kamisaka Sekka, Japanese (Kyoto 1866 - 1942)
Published by Unsōdō
Title
Momoyogusa (Flowers of a Hundred Worlds)
Classification
Prints
Work Type
book
Date
1909–10
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Japan
Period
Meiji period, 1868-1912
Culture
Japanese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/340547
Location
Level 3, Room 3620, University Study Gallery
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Physical Descriptions
Medium
Woodblock-printed book (3 vols.); ink, color, and metallic pigments on paper
Dimensions
opened max.: W. 44.6 cm (17 9/16 in.)
each volume closed: H. 30.2 x W. 22.3 x D. 2.6 cm (11 7/8 x 8 3/4 x 1 in.)
Provenance
Yanagi Shigehiko, Kyoto. [Robert G. Sawers, London (1994)], sold; to Robert S. and Betsy G. Feinberg, Bethesda, MD (1994-2018), gift; to the Harvard Art Museums.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Robert S. and Betsy G. Feinberg
Accession Year
2018
Object Number
2018.350
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Commentary
Printed book in three volumes
Publication History

Rachel Saunders and Yukio Lippit, Painting Edo: Selections from the Feinberg Collection of Japanese Art, exh. cat. (Cambridge, MA, 2020), p. 95, fig. 83

Exhibition History

32Q: 2600 East Asian, Japanese, Chinese and Korean, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 12/03/2015 - 06/07/2016; Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 06/01/2018 - 12/07/2018

Painting Edo: Japanese Art from the Feinberg Collection, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 02/14/2020 - 07/18/2021

Subjects and Contexts

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