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Oriental Masterprint #5
  • Roger Shimomura
    born 1939
    born: Seattle, Washington, United States ; active: United States
  • Oriental Masterprint #5, 1974
  • Where object was made: Chicago, Illinois, United States
  • color screen print
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 559 x 560 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 22 x 22 1/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 609 x 609 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 24 x 24 in
    Mat Dimensions: 30 x 30 in
  • Gift of the artist
  • Not on display
  • 1999.0050
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A traditionally dressed Japanese woman wears a blue and yellow robe or Kimono with yellow Asian smiley faces. She holds a fan and she stands in front of a brick wall with a giant ocean wave rolling behind her. (Hokasai-like).