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Seven Views of a Japanese Restaurant: #5
  • Roger Shimomura, artist
    born 1939
    born: Seattle, Washington, United States ; active: United States
    Tom Moore, printer
    born: Fayetteville, Arkansas, United States ; died: Lawrence, Kansas, United States
  • Seven Views of a Japanese Restaurant: #5, 1978
  • Seven Views of a Japanese Restaurant
  • Where object was made: Lawrence, Kansas, United States
  • color screen print
  • Paper Type: Arches
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 483 x 558 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 19 x 21 15/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 533 x 609 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 21 x 24 in
  • Gift of David and Sibyl Wescoe
  • Not on display
  • 2008.0316.05
Catalogue raisonné

A screen (shoji) is parted and two people can be seen kissing. The man is mostly obscured by the screen, but the woman's upper torso and head can be seen. She wears a comb in her hair and purple and blue robes. Yellow background.