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Medium:
Mulberry paper (kozo washi) treated with fermented persimmon tannin (kakishibu)
Type:
textile designs
Stencil
Object Name:
Stencil
Made in:
Japan
Date:
late 19th - early 20th century
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Japanese summer blades of grass overlap to make this abstract motif. The heads of the grasses fan out like a peacock feather.
Credit Line:
Gift of Helen Snyder
Accession Number:
1976-103-246
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1976-103-246