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Sound of a Bell
  • Ishikawa Toraji
    1875–1964
    born: Kochi prefecture, Japan ; active: Japan
  • Sound of a Bell, 1934, Showa period (1926–1989)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 297 x 380 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 375 x 490 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 11 11/16 x 14 15/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14 3/4 x 19 1/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 25 in
  • Museum purchase: Lucy Shaw Schultz Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1995.0004
Description
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Exhibitions

Seated female nude on red carpet holds small bell on string, playing with a small dog. Traditional Japanese screen with gold leaf and tree blossoms at upper left.