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Snowy Night


Ito_ Shinsui ; Watanabe Shozaburo


January 1923

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
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Snowy Night, Ito_ Shinsui      ;    Watanabe Shozaburo
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Medium: Prints | Woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Size: 16 × 9 1/2 in. (40.64 × 24.13 cm) (image, oban)
Creation Place: Asia, Japan
Culture: Asia, Japan
Style: 20th century, Taisho_
Inscriptions: [???????] {Taisho_ ju_ninen ichiigatsu} [???] {Shinsui ga} red artist's seal: [??] {Ito_}; publisher seal: [????] {Watanabe}On back: Red seal [??????????0??] {nihyaku mai kagiri zeppan, dai hyakuroku ban}
Physical Description: portrait (bijin-ga); head and torso of woman with a grey umbrella and a black coat, standing in falling snow
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Ellen and Fred Wells
Accession Number: 2002.161.143
Artist: Shinsui Ito_, Japanese, 1898 - 1972
Role: Artist
Nationality: Japanese
Life Dates: Japanese, 1898 - 1972

Artist: Sho_zaburo_ Watanabe, Japanese, 1885 - 1962
Role: Publisher
Nationality: Japanese
Life Dates: Japanese, 1885 - 1962
Added to Site: February 28, 2009