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A Thousand Grasses (Chigusa)

Artist:
Kamisaka Sekka (Japanese, 1866–1942)
Period:
Meiji period (1868–1912)
Date:
1899–1900
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Set of three woodblock-printed books; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
Image (each volume): 9 5/16 x 14 in. (23.6 x 35.5 cm)
Classification:
Illustrated Books
Credit Line:
Collection of Virginia Shawan Drosten
Not on view
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Designing Nature: The Rinpa Aesthetic in Japanese Art," May 26, 2012–January 13, 2013.