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Five Signs on the Tokaido: #5
  • Roger Shimomura, artist
    born 1939
    born: Seattle, Washington, United States ; active: United States
    Tom Moore, printer
    active: United States
  • Five Signs on the Tokaido: #5, 1983
  • Five Signs on the Tokaido
  • Where object was made: Lawrence, Kansas, United States
  • color screen print
  • Paper Type: Arches
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 481 x 278 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 18 7/8 x 10 15/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 532 x 330 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 20 15/16 x 13 in
    Mat Dimensions: 32 x 24 in
  • Gift of the artist
  • Not on display
  • 1999.0044
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Bust view of an Asian (Japanese) man in green facial makeup (Kabuki). He gives a "thumbs up" signal with both hands and wears multicolored robes. The background is navy blue with a purple orb in the upper right corner.