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Early Winter in the Mountains

Date unknown
(Japanese, 1906–1994)
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Location: not on view

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Sasajima was introduced to printmaking by Hiratsuka and studied with Munakata, both masters of the black-and-white woodcut (whose works are on view in this exhibition). Rather than trying to convey realistic perspective in his imagery, Sasajima experimented with the translation of the two-dimensional quality of calligraphy into woodcut.
Early Winter in the Mountains

Early Winter in the Mountains

Date unknown

Kihei Sasajima

(Japanese, 1906–1994)
Japan, 20th century

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