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Paper stencil (katagami)

Photo: Beth Mann

Paper stencil (katagami)

19th century

Mulberry bark paper treated with persimmon juice
Image: 16 1/4 x 8 1/8in. (41.2 x 20.7cm)
Overall: 20 5/8 x 11 7/8in. (52.4 x 30.2cm)
Eugene Fuller Memorial Collection
Photo: Beth Mann
Not currently on view


Exhibition HistorySeattle, Washington, Seattle Asian Art Museum, Pattern Richness in Modern Japanese Textiles, Feb. 15, 2007 - July 6, 2008.

Seattle, Washington, Seattle Art Museum, The Museum: Mixed Metaphors, Anne Gerber Exhibition: Fred Wilson, January 28 - June 13, 1993.
Published ReferencesKuo, Susanna, Katagami: Japanese Textile Stencils in the Collection of the Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, WA: Seattle Art Museum, 1985, no. 15, p. 22

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