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Moon over Magome
  • Kawase Hasui
    1883–1957
    born: Tokyo, Japan ; died: Tokyo, Japan ; active: Japan
  • Moon over Magome, 1930, Showa period (1926–1989)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 364 x 239 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 14 5/16 x 9 3/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 387 x 265 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 15 1/4 x 10 3/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of George W. Byers
  • Not on display
  • 2004.0193
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Night scene. Furrowed fields in the foreground. Rows of trees and a building with a single window illuminated with yellow light in the middlegorund. In the sky is a yellow moon, partially covered by clouds.