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Ningyo to jôga (The Mermaid and the Moon)

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Signed

Signed by the artist: Takei Takeo 武井武雄

Provenance

Obtained from Takei Takeo Friends Group by Loco Shobo, Tokyo, Japan; August 20, 2007, purchased by the Museum from Loco Shobo, Tokyo, Japan It is presumed that the shell is Pinctada Maxima.

Credit Line

Charles Bain Hoyt Fund

Japanese, Shôwa era, May 5, 1966

Catalogue Raisonné

"Takei Takeo: Hanga to kanpon sakuhin-ten," Riccar Museum exhibition catalogue, Tokyo, 1984

Dimensions

14.6 x 13.8 cm

Accession Number

2007.658

Medium or Technique

Takaoka paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

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