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Wooden Table

Artist Unknown, Korea

Small rectangular table with a beveled tabletop and beveled corners. Lightly decorated, the wood is tinted with a red color.

1825-1875

2009/2.33

wood

rank 1.27165

asian

descriptors

east asian

furnishings

furnishings by form or function

furniture

furniture by form or function

materials

materials by origin

objects we use

people and culture

plant material

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

support furniture

wood and wood products

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Wooden Table

Artist Unknown, Korea

Wooden table with a dodecagon table top and rounded out legs.

1800-1850

2009/2.34

wood

rank 1.27165

asian

descriptors

east asian

furnishings

furnishings by form or function

furniture

furniture by form or function

materials

materials by origin

objects we use

people and culture

plant material

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

support furniture

wood and wood products

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Wooden Table

Artist Unknown, Korea

Wooden table with a dodecagon table top with a geometric band underneath. Legs are s-shaped and tapered at the foot.

1750-1850

2009/2.35

wood

rank 1.27165

asian

descriptors

east asian

furnishings

furnishings by form or function

furniture

furniture by form or function

materials

materials by origin

objects we use

people and culture

plant material

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

support furniture

wood and wood products

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Wooden Table

Artist Unknown, Korea

Small wooden table with a beveled table top. The legs consist of two attached pieces of wood with a center square cutout with rounded corners. The design element of rounded edges is reflected in the corners of the table tops.

1825-1875

2009/2.28

wood

rank 1.27165

asian

descriptors

east asian

furnishings

furnishings by form or function

furniture

furniture by form or function

materials

materials by origin

objects we use

people and culture

plant material

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

support furniture

wood and wood products

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Wig

Artist Unknown, African, Zulu peoples South Africa

20th century

1900-1983

1983/1.98

woven wool and red dye

rank 1.27165

animal material

descriptors

hair

hair and hair components

hair by form

keratinous material

materials

materials by origin

objects we use

people and culture

sculpture

sculpture by material

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

visual works

visual works by medium or technique

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Prestige Axe

Artist Unknown, African, Congo (Zaire), Bandja

20th century

20th century

1998/1.107

metal blade with wood handle

rank 1.27070

ceremonial weapons

cutting equipment

cutting tools

descriptors

edged weapons

equipment

equipment by process

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

tools and equipment

weapons

weapons and ammunition

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Spouted Bowl or Kataguchi

Hayakawa Yushinori

A green-grey bowl with a narrow, red ceramic base. At the top there is a wide spout. The glaze of the bowl dripped down into thick streaks. Matte ash glaze with green and brown drippings.

early 1970s

2013/1.320

red-brown stoneware

rank 1.27070

containers

containers by function or context

containers for serving and consuming food

culinary containers

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects

objects we use

vessels for serving and consuming food

Terracotta Mold

Artist Unknown, India

This is a wood-colored, stump-like figure that is narrower on the bottom and blossoms towards its top. The surface has multiple, engraved designs. The top and bottom have jagged edges.

ca. 1st Century BC

circa 1st century BCE

2010/2.57

terracotta

rank 1.27070

descriptors

fragments

object genres

object genres by form

object genres by function

object genres by material

objects we use

sculpture

sculpture by material

visual works

visual works by medium or technique

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Large Sake Bottle (Matsushiro ware?)

Artist Unknown, Japan

A tall, round vase that tapers into a tall neck with lipped mouth. The neck of the vase is blue-green and brush strokes extend onto the white-grey surface of the body of the vase. Green glaze over ash glaze.

20th century

late 1960s - early 1970s

2013/1.315

reduction fired gray stoneware

rank 1.27070

containers

containers by function or context

containers for serving and consuming food

culinary containers

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects

objects we use

vessels for serving and consuming food

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Horse-Eye Plate

Artist Unknown, Japan

Glazed stoneware tan colored plate with dark brown oval swirl designs going around the outside edge. Center of plate is outlined in same dark brown color. Outside rim of plate is also dark brown. Resembles a "horse-eye" pattern.

late Edo Period

1st half of the 19th century

2013/1.334

dark brown stained buff clay body with grog

rank 1.27070

containers

containers by function or context

containers for serving and consuming food

culinary containers

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects

objects we use

vessels for serving and consuming food

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Large Plate

Artist Unknown, Japan

A flat, wide ceramic plate. Jumping kana chatter decoration. Pattern of slightly wavy lines explodes out from the center. Rust-bronze coloring.

late 19th century - early 20th century

2013/1.337

wheel thrown brown stoneware

rank 1.27070

containers

containers by function or context

containers for serving and consuming food

culinary containers

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects

objects we use

vessels for serving and consuming food

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Large Storage Jar

Artist Unknown, Japan

A vase made of slab on wheel with long bottom and a circular opening at the top. Dark brown with ribbing/striped pattern on the upper half, chatter marks on upper 3"; rolled lip and a greenish brown semi-gloss glaze.

20th century

early 20th century

2013/1.338

red brown stoneware, coil built on a wheel

rank 1.27070

containers

containers by function or context

containers for serving and consuming food

culinary containers

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects

objects we use

vessels for serving and consuming food

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Faceted Jar (Tea Ceremoy Water Container or Mizusashi)

Jinnai Toru

A container with a cylinder shaped body and a wide opening, it has a pattern of lines on the outer body. Dark brown coloring. Small series of lines near the top of the bowl that go all the way around. Rest of the bowl has slightly curved beveled edges that go from top ot bottom.

20th century

late 1960s - early 1970s

2013/1.308

Bizen style reduction fired dark red/brown heavily grogged body

rank 1.27070

containers

containers by function or context

containers for serving and consuming food

culinary containers

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects

objects we use

vessels for serving and consuming food

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Large Plate

Kamoda Shoji

A wide and shallow bowl in a grey-brown ceramic with dark brown specks. Plain matte tan ash glaze.

1933-1983

20th century

1970-1975

2013/1.324

wheel thrown tan stoneware

rank 1.27070

containers

containers by function or context

containers for serving and consuming food

culinary containers

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects

objects we use

vessels for serving and consuming food

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Tall Sake Bottle

Kuratsu Kyushu

Dark brown container with a slim body and a short narrow neck. There are some kanji and writings in white on the body of the jar.

early 20th century

2013/1.312

brown stoneware

rank 1.27070

containers

containers by function or context

containers for serving and consuming food

culinary containers

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects

objects we use

vessels for serving and consuming food

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Square Plate

Gen Murata

Square shape plate with white and black dotted pattern on two sides of the edge and brown and black on the other two sides of edge. Interior of plate is glossy tan glaze.

1904-1988

20th century

late 1960s - early 1970s

2013/1.305

drape molded brown stoneware

rank 1.27070

containers

containers by function or context

containers for serving and consuming food

culinary containers

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects

objects we use

vessels for serving and consuming food

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Covered Bowl (Casserole)

Gen Murata

Ceramic bowl with a lid on top. Matte grey with concentric rings of different tonalities, varrying shades of brown and grey. White glaze drip around lid.

1904-1988

20th century

late 1960s - early 1970s

2013/1.307A&B

pale terracotta colored fine-grained stoneware

rank 1.27070

containers

containers by function or context

containers for serving and consuming food

culinary containers

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects

objects we use

vessels for serving and consuming food

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Medium Sized Bowl

Nagakura Sui

A tall ceramic bowl with a flared mouth. A flat bottom sits on a narrow base and a 90 degree angle creates the bowl itself. Rough red matte ceramic, no glaze. Spattered lines of lighter tan color.

20th century

late 1960s - early 1970s

2013/1.298

red stoneware, wheel thrown and distressed

rank 1.27070

containers

containers by function or context

containers for serving and consuming food

culinary containers

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects

objects we use

vessels for serving and consuming food

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Square Plate

Nagakura Sui

Green square shape plate with four corners of the plate curving upward. There are ten rough irregular shell shaped pattern in the center.

20th century

late 1960s - early 1970s

2013/1.329

thick brown drape-molded stoneware

rank 1.27070

containers

containers by function or context

containers for serving and consuming food

culinary containers

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects

objects we use

vessels for serving and consuming food

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Small Plate

Old Mashiko Ware

Small round ceramic plate. Brown and green, mostly a matte finish.

20th century

late 19th century - mid 20th century

2013/1.299

brown stoneware

rank 1.27070

containers

containers by function or context

containers for serving and consuming food

culinary containers

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects

objects we use

vessels for serving and consuming food

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Small Plate

Old Mashiko Ware

Small round plate of a creamy matte white color and irregular pattern of oribe green on one side and black on half of the edge of the plate, gritty clay finish.

late 19th century - mid 20th century

2013/1.321

white stoneware with turned foot ring

rank 1.27070

containers

containers by function or context

containers for serving and consuming food

culinary containers

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects

objects we use

vessels for serving and consuming food

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Bottle with Flattened Sides (Moon Vase Form)

Shimaoka Tatsuzo

A jar with rectangular shaped body and a narrow neck opening. It has lines and strokes of black patterns on the outer body of the jar. Body rope mishima imprint in rows. Tan and brown matte glaze.

1919-2007

late 1960s - early 1970s

2013/1.325

medium brown stoneware

rank 1.27070

containers

containers by function or context

containers for serving and consuming food

culinary containers

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects

objects we use

vessels for serving and consuming food

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Plate

Shimaoka Tatsuzo

Plate with strips and dots of blue and white pattern surrounding on the outer loop of the plate, a dark color in the center. Outer ring of plate has mishima rope pattern and inlay of circles with six dots. Center is a green copper matte glaze with white cross shape and temmoku dots.

1919-2007

late 1960s - early 1970s

2013/1.333

wheel thrown brown stoneware

rank 1.27070

containers

containers by function or context

containers for serving and consuming food

culinary containers

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects

objects we use

vessels for serving and consuming food

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Small Flared Bowl

Takeda Toshio

Small ceramic bowl with narrow bottom and wide top. Brown-grey color with dark brown speckles. Pattern of brush strokes spiraling down into the center of the bowl.

born 1932

late 1960s - early 1970s

2013/1.322

brown stoneware

rank 1.27070

containers

containers by function or context

containers for serving and consuming food

culinary containers

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects

objects we use

vessels for serving and consuming food

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Medium Sized Plate

Takeda Toshio

Large round plate with rough surface and a gloss footed base. Brown bamoo sumie on rust color matte glaze ground with grog bits added to clay, fired on nine kiln struts.

born 1932

20th century

early 1970s

2013/1.327

drape-molded brown stoneware

rank 1.27070

containers

containers by function or context

containers for serving and consuming food

culinary containers

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects

objects we use

vessels for serving and consuming food

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Pie

Wayne Thiebaud

(active Mesa, California, 11/15/1920 - )

20th century

1963

2000/2.267

ink on wove paper

rank 1.27070

containers

containers by function or context

containers for serving and consuming food

culinary containers

descriptors

dishes

materials

materials by function

medium

objects

objects we use

vessels for serving and consuming food

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Rocks and Surf

Wilfred Byron Shaw

1881 - 1959

20th century

1938

1940.216

etching on paper

rank 1.27035

buildings and the land

descriptors

geographic and political locations

geography

inorganic material

institutional buildings

materials

materials by composition

modern and contemporary art

north and central america (continent)

schools

schools by level of education

single built works

single built works by function

single built works by specific type

the natural world

united states (nation)

universities and colleges

washtenaw (county)

waterscapes

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Nun with Recorder

Ilse Bing

A nun holding a recording tool.

American, born Germany, 1899/1900-1998

1935

2012/2.45

vintage gelatin silver print on paper

rank 1.27034

descriptors

image-making processes and techniques

people

people (agents)

people and culture

people by occupation

people in religion

people in religion and related occupations

people in the humanities

photographic processes

photography and photographic processes and techniques

processes and techniques

processes and techniques by specific type

religious (people)

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Smiling Couple

Mike Disfarmer

A couple is shown from the chest up. The woman wears a dark jacket with thin vertical stripes. The round collar of her blouse overlaps the lapel of the jacket. The man is to her left and has his right arm around her shoulder. He wears a long sleeve collared shirt.

American, 1884 - 1959

circa 1940

2012/2.21

vintage gelatin silver contact print on paper

rank 1.27034

descriptors

image-making processes and techniques

objects we use

people

people (agents)

people and culture

people by gender

photographic processes

photography and photographic processes and techniques

processes and techniques

processes and techniques by specific type

visual works

visual works by medium or technique

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Little Girl Seated on Table

Mike Disfarmer

Portrait of a young girl seated on a table. She wears a knee length, pleated, checkered jumper and a long sleeve white blouse.

American, 1884 - 1959

circa 1957

2012/2.23

vintage gelatin silver contact print on paper

rank 1.27034

descriptors

image-making processes and techniques

objects we use

people

people (agents)

people and culture

people by gender

photographic processes

photography and photographic processes and techniques

processes and techniques

processes and techniques by specific type

visual works

visual works by medium or technique

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Seated Woman, Cloud Background

Mike Disfarmer

A seated woman smiling at the camera. She is wearing a sailor type dress.

American, 1884 - 1959

circa 1940

2012/2.28

vintage gelatin silver contact print on paper

rank 1.27034

descriptors

image-making processes and techniques

objects we use

people

people (agents)

people and culture

people by gender

photographic processes

photography and photographic processes and techniques

processes and techniques

processes and techniques by specific type

visual works

visual works by medium or technique

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Two Well-Dressed Women Standing, Man Seated, Shell Background

Mike Disfarmer

Two women posing behind a man, who is seated all in formal outfits.

American, 1884 - 1959

circa 1920

2012/2.29

vintage gelatin silver contact print on paper

rank 1.27034

descriptors

image-making processes and techniques

objects we use

people

people (agents)

people and culture

people by gender

photographic processes

photography and photographic processes and techniques

processes and techniques

processes and techniques by specific type

visual works

visual works by medium or technique

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Ceramic Jewelry Molds (One of eighteen)

Artist Unknown, African, Mali

20th century

early 20th century

1983/2.225

Pottery

rank 1.27026

costume

costume accessories

costume accessories worn

descriptors

medium

object genres

object genres by material

object-making processes and techniques

objects we use

processes and techniques

processes and techniques by specific type

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Thai Walking Buddha

Artist Unknown

A bronze figure of a walking man. He is wearing a spiked headdress and is holding up his left hand.

2012/1.272

bronze

rank 1.26989

copper alloy

copper and copper alloy

descriptors

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

metal

metal and metal products

metal by composition or origin

nonferrous metal

objects we use

visual works

visual works by subject type

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Offspring II

Bruce Beasley

A bronze, multi-colored work that has two triangles that form an entrance way on one side.

(Los Angeles, CA, 1939 - )

2012/1.274

bronze

rank 1.26989

copper alloy

copper and copper alloy

descriptors

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

metal

metal and metal products

metal by composition or origin

nonferrous metal

people

people (agents)

people and culture

people by family relationship

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Oka and Walmacho

Victor Higgins

In this painting, done in broad brush strokes, the figures of two women fill the composition. One is seated in profile view and the other, standing behind her, gazes out into the distance. The forms of their bodies are set againist a plain white wall creating a strong outline, especially around the area of their hair and faces. There is also a strong color contrast between the dark black shawl worn by the standing woman and light pink shawl of the seated one. There is an amulet made of bone and feathers hanging on the wall in the upper right corner of the painting.

1884-1949

19th-20th century

1915

1931.13

oil on canvas

rank 1.26971

animal material

clothing

descriptors

figures

genres

keratinous material

materials

materials by origin

modern and contemporary art

object genres

object genres by function

objects

objects we use

people

people (agents)

people and culture

people and occupations

people by gender

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

the americas

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Young Couple

Mike Disfarmer

A young couple posed for the camera. He is wearing a white buttondown shirt with the sleeves rolled up. She is wearing a floral dress.

American, 1884 - 1959

circa 1940

2012/2.30

vintage gelatin silver contact print on paper

rank 1.26971

descriptors

image-making processes and techniques

objects we use

people

people (agents)

people and culture

people by age group

people by gender

photographic processes

photography and photographic processes and techniques

processes and techniques

processes and techniques by specific type

visual works

visual works by medium or technique

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Lakeside

Ilse Bing

A fence next to a beach with the sun shining on the water.

American, born Germany, 1899/1900-1998

1935

2014/2.267

vintage gelatin silver print on paper

rank 1.26899

relation to water

buildings and the land

combination inorganic/organic material

descriptors

inorganic material

landforms

landforms and landform components

landforms by position

landforms by shape or position

landscapes (environments)

materials

materials by composition

natural landscapes

settlements and landscapes

shores (landforms)

soil

soil by composition or origin

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Netsuke of seated sage with lion dog

Artist Unknown, Japan

18th century-19th century

late 18th century - 19th century

2002/2.35

ivory

rank 1.26899

animals and creatures

attributes and properties

attributes and properties by specific type

descriptors

form attributes

mammals

objects we use

people

people (agents)

people and culture

people by activity

sage (people)

sculpture by material

size (extent)

size by specific type

visual works

visual works by medium or technique

Woodblock (from set of 7 woodblocks and 33 sample prints)

Artist Unknown

20th century

TC2006.26.1

wood, ink, paper

rank 1.26864

transfer method

descriptors

image-making processes and techniques

objects we use

prints

prints by process

prints by process or technique

processes and techniques

processes and techniques by specific type

relief prints

visual works

visual works by medium or technique

Woodblock (from set of 7 woodblocks and 33 sample prints)

Artist Unknown

20th century

TC2006.26.2

wood, ink, paper

rank 1.26864

transfer method

descriptors

image-making processes and techniques

objects we use

prints

prints by process

prints by process or technique

processes and techniques

processes and techniques by specific type

relief prints

visual works

visual works by medium or technique

Woodblock (from set of 7 woodblocks and 33 sample prints)

Artist Unknown

20th century

TC2006.26.3

wood, ink, paper

rank 1.26864

transfer method

descriptors

image-making processes and techniques

objects we use

prints

prints by process

prints by process or technique

processes and techniques

processes and techniques by specific type

relief prints

visual works

visual works by medium or technique

Woodblock (from set of 7 woodblocks and 33 sample prints)

Artist Unknown

20th century

TC2006.26.4

wood, ink, paper

rank 1.26864

transfer method

descriptors

image-making processes and techniques

objects we use

prints

prints by process

prints by process or technique

processes and techniques

processes and techniques by specific type

relief prints

visual works

visual works by medium or technique

Woodblock (from set of 7 woodblocks and 33 sample prints)

Artist Unknown

20th century

TC2006.26.5

wood, ink, paper

rank 1.26864

transfer method

descriptors

image-making processes and techniques

objects we use

prints

prints by process

prints by process or technique

processes and techniques

processes and techniques by specific type

relief prints

visual works

visual works by medium or technique

Woodblock (from set of 7 woodblocks and 33 sample prints)

Artist Unknown

20th century

TC2006.26.6

wood, ink, paper

rank 1.26864

transfer method

descriptors

image-making processes and techniques

objects we use

prints

prints by process

prints by process or technique

processes and techniques

processes and techniques by specific type

relief prints

visual works

visual works by medium or technique

Woodblock (from set of 7 woodblocks and 33 sample prints)

Artist Unknown

20th century

TC2006.26.7

wood, ink, paper

rank 1.26864

transfer method

descriptors

image-making processes and techniques

objects we use

prints

prints by process

prints by process or technique

processes and techniques

processes and techniques by specific type

relief prints

visual works

visual works by medium or technique

Sample Print (from a set of 7 woodblocks and 33 sample prints)

Artist Unknown

20th century

TC2006.26.8

wood, ink, paper on paper

rank 1.26864

transfer method

descriptors

image-making processes and techniques

objects we use

prints

prints by process

prints by process or technique

processes and techniques

processes and techniques by specific type

relief prints

visual works

visual works by medium or technique

Sample Print (from a set of 7 woodblocks and 33 sample prints)

Artist Unknown

20th century

TC2006.26.9

wood, ink, paper on paper

rank 1.26864

transfer method

descriptors

image-making processes and techniques

objects we use

prints

prints by process

prints by process or technique

processes and techniques

processes and techniques by specific type

relief prints

visual works

visual works by medium or technique

Sample Print (from a set of 7 woodblocks and 33 sample prints)

Artist Unknown

20th century

TC2006.26.10

wood, ink, paper on paper

rank 1.26864

transfer method

descriptors

image-making processes and techniques

objects we use

prints

prints by process

prints by process or technique

processes and techniques

processes and techniques by specific type

relief prints

visual works

visual works by medium or technique

Sample Print (from a set of 7 woodblocks and 33 sample prints)

Artist Unknown

20th century

TC2006.26.11

wood, ink, paper on paper

rank 1.26864

transfer method

descriptors

image-making processes and techniques

objects we use

prints

prints by process

prints by process or technique

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