Asian Art

Sparrows [Japanese stencil design]

late 18th–early 19th century

stencil made of thick washi paper treated with persimmon juice

15 13/16 x 12 7/8 in. (40.2 x 32.7 cm)
Gift of Frances S. Childs in memory of Henry A. La Farge
1986.33.187
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Edo period (1615–1868)
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Other
Geography: 
Japan
Status: 
By appointment
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