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Les Jades. "Chinoise"
  • Paul Jacoulet
    1896–1960
    born: Paris, France ; died: Tokyo, Japan ; active: Japan
  • Les Jades. "Chinoise", 1940
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut, vegetable pigments
  • Paper Type: cream handmande Japanese laid
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 392 x 300 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 473 x 350 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 15 3/8 x 11 3/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 18 5/8 x 13 3/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 25 x 20 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard E. Farkas
  • Not on display
  • 2000.0161
Description

Half-length portrait Asian woman in black robe, with purple under-robe edges, holding green ornament in upraised hand. She has a black headdress with foliate details. Background patterned with dragons all over.