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Oriental Masterprint - 25
  • Roger Shimomura
    born 1939
    born: Seattle, Washington, United States ; active: United States
  • Oriental Masterprint - 25, 1976
  • Oriental Masterprints
  • Where object was made: Calgary, Alberta, Canada
  • color screen print
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 555 x 557 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 21.85 x 21.93 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 607 x 607 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 23 7/8 x 23 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 30 x 30 in
  • Gift of the artist
  • Not on display
  • 1999.0070
Description
Inscriptions/Signature
Literature
Catalogue raisonné

A partially opened screen (shoji) reveals at center what appears to be two people embracing or having sex. They wear multi-colored robes - one with pink and purple stripes, another with what looks like a floral motif..