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Gentian 龍胆の柵 (rindō no saku)
  • Munakata Shikō
    born: Aomori city, Aomori prefecture, Japan ; died: Tokyo, Japan ; active: Japan
  • Gentian 龍胆の柵 (rindō no saku), 1957
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 308 x 240 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 12 1/8 x 9 7/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 460 x 343 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 18 1/8 x 13 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 25 x 20 in
  • Museum purchase: R. Charles and Mary Margaret Clevenger Art Acquisition Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2013.0132

Exterior. The foreground of this image is covered in Japanese characters. At center is a view of a village, with many structures and trees . A bicycle is visible at bottom left. In the background, a mountain rises to the right. The sky is also filled with Japanese characters.