Collection Artwork
Kawase Hasui (Shiba, Tokyo, 1883 – 1957)
Moon at Umagome (Umagome no tsuki) (from Twenty views of Tokyo [Tokyo Nijukei])
1930
woodblock print
image size: 14 1/4 x 9 1/2 in.
paper size: 15 1/4 x 10 1/8 in.
frame size: 21 1/4 x 16 1/4 in.
frame size: 16 1/4 x 21 1/4 in.
Gift of anonymous donor
Japan, Asia
ED2018.1.1
Inscribed, left margin, from top:「雲込 つき」/「明和 五年 作」[Cloud-covered moon, or cloud “packed” of moon / Showa 5th year. Created by Kawase Hasui]

Ongoing Research

Research on our collection is ongoing. If you have resources you’d like to share, please contact Associate Curator Rebecca McNamara.
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Pattern by Evelyn Wang ’19
Inspired by the exhibition 3-D Doings: The Imagist Object in Chicago Art, 1964-1980
The Tang Pattern Project celebrates the Museum’s 20th anniversary. Organized by Head of Design Jean Tschanz-Egger, past and current Tang Design Interns created patterns inspired by the Museum’s exhibition and event history.