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[AC] Mead Art Museum at Amherst College; [HC] Hampshire College Art Gallery;
[HD] Historic Deerfield; [MH] Mount Holyoke College Art Museum; [MH SK] The Joseph Allen Skinner Museum at Mount Holyoke College; [SC] Smith College Museum of Art; [UM] University Museum of Contemporary Art at UMASS Amherst


Maker(s):Yoshida Hiroshi
Culture:Japanese (1876-1950)
Title:Shin Getsu (New Moon)
Date Made:1941 (Shōwa 16)
Materials:Color woodblock print (woodcut) on paper
Place Made:Asia; Japan
Measurements:Mat: 16 in x 20 in; 40.6 cm x 50.8 cm; Sheet: 10 5/8 in x 15 9/16 in; 27 cm x 39.5 cm; Image: 9 11/16 in x 14 5/8 in; 24.6 cm x 37.1 cm
Narrative Inscription:  SIGNATURE: recto, lwr. r. (graphite): Hiroshi Yoshida; SIGNATURE: recto, lwr. l. (black ink, within image): [Japanese character, Yoshida]; SEAL: recto, lwr. l. (red ink, within image): [Japanese character, Hiroshi]; TITLE: recto, lwr. l. (graphite): new moon; TITLE: recto, lwr. l. (black ink): [Japanese character, Shin getsu]; DATE: recto, ctr. l. (black ink): [Japanese character, Showa jitsu roku nen saku]; INSCRIPTION: recto, upp. l. (black ink): [Japanese character, Ji zuri].
Accession Number:  MH 1964.124.Q.RII
Credit Line:Gift of Dorothy L. Blair (Class of 1914)

A horizontal landscape showing rigged boats on the water with a cresent moon in the sky.

landscapes; seas; boats; water

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