Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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white crane and pine tree
  • Ōno Bakufu, artist
    1888–1975
    active: Japan
    Kyoto Hangain Ltd., publisher
    Shibamura, carver
    active: Japan
    Itō Tora, printer
    active: Japan
  • white crane and pine tree, 1953, Showa period (1926–1989)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 364 x 239 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 10 3/8 x 9 3/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 287 x 265 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 15 1/4 x 10 3/8 in
  • Gift of George W. Byers
  • Not on display
  • 2004.0210
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

White crane standing at the base of a pine tree to the right of the composition. Crane has black tail feathers and head is upturned with mouth open. Tree trunk is spotted with greenish lichen.