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paper fan with waves breaking on rocks
  • Yamauchi Issei
    born 1929
    born: Obara, Aichi prefecture, Japan ; active: Japan
  • paper fan with waves breaking on rocks, probably late 1900s
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • paper pulp, metallic leaf, wood
  • Fan Max Height/Max Width: 28.5 x 29.3 cm without handle
    Fan Max Height/Max Width: 11 1/4 x 11 1/2 in without handle
    Fan Max Height/Max Width: 43 x 29.3 cm with handle
    Fan Max Height/Max Width: 16 7/8 x 11 1/2 in with handle
  • Gift of Robert A. Hiller
  • Not on display
  • 2008.0299
Description

Fan with abstract depiction of frothy waves breaking on rocks in a large body of water. White over blue ground, gold and copper metallic highlights and wooden handle.