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Mt. Fuji from Mizukubo
  • Takahashi Shōtei
    born: Asakusa District, Tokyo, Japan ; died: Tokyo, Japan ; active: Japan
  • Mt. Fuji from Mizukubo, circa 1938, Showa period (1926–1989)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Gift of Fina C. Ott
  • Not on display
  • 1979.0181
Label Text

Landscape image with a village in the foreground. There are only a couple of lit windows in the village. In the background is a very large, snow-capped mountain (identified as Mt. Fuji), shaded in dramatic pink and purple tones.