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Bimi
  • Clifton Karhu
    1927–2007
    born: Worthington, Minnesota, United States ; died: Kyoto, Japan ; active: Japan
  • Bimi, 2002
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 230 x 300 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 1/16 x 11 3/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 273 x 340 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 10 3/4 x 13 3/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Gift of Ted and Sumie Childers
  • Not on display
  • 2011.0080
Description

Image of storefronts along a street made up of geometric shapes. On the left side of image we see four hanging, red spheres with kanji written on them. Center right we see a red awning with white kanji on it. White rectangle above awning, possilbe a light.