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Man in Thatched Hut Viewing the Moon

A work made of woodblock print; hosoban, sumizuri-e.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of woodblock print; hosoban, sumizuri-e.

Date:

c. 1740s

Artist:

Nishimura Shigenaga
Japanese, 1697 (?)-1756

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Artist

Nishimura Shigenaga

Title

Man in Thatched Hut Viewing the Moon

Place

Japan (Artist's nationality)

Date

1740–1749

Medium

Woodblock print; hosoban, sumizuri-e

Dimensions

31.9 × 15.2 cm (12 9/16 × 6 in.)

Credit Line

Clarence Buckingham Collection

Reference Number

1957.561

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