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Moon of the Waterwheel (Mizuguruma no tsuki)
  • Yamamoto Shōun
    1870–1965
    born: Kochi prefecture, Japan ; active: Japan
  • Moon of the Waterwheel (Mizuguruma no tsuki), circa 1910, Meiji period (1868–1912)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Mat Dimensions: 11 x 14 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1633
Description

Image of a landscape at night, depicting a small stream and waterwheels in the right side of the image. There is a large, empty field in the left side of the image and houses along the right side of the image.