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Japan on Paper

Presented by Harvard Art Museums at Harvard Art Museums

May 25 2019
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Aug 11 2019
Japan on Paper

This exhibition features almost 50 works spanning the history of Japanese woodblock printing, from the 17th through 20th century.

Japanese woodblock prints, with their sophisticated designs and bold planes of color, have long attracted viewers and inspired Western artists such as Vincent van Gogh and Mary Cassatt. These technically refined and aesthetically exciting prints were among the earliest works of Asian art acquired by the Harvard Art Museums, first entering the collections in 1910. Today the museums house approximately 5,000 single-sheet Japanese woodblock prints, and this exhibition introduces a selection of

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