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Asian Art

Japanese Sketchbook #1: Patterns of Design (Arabesques)

1881

Woodcut

28 3/4 × 6 3/16 in. (73 × 15.7 cm)
sheet=73.0 × 15.7 cm (ca. 50 pages plus covers)
Gift of Frances S. Childs in memory of Henry A. La Farge
1986.33.195
Geography: 
Japan
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Edo period (1615–1868)
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Prints
Provenance: 

Frances Sargeant Childs (1901–1988), Bridgeport, Conn.; gift in 1986 to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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