Collection Artwork
Kawase Hasui (Shiba, Tokyo, 1883 – 1957)
Evening snowfall at Kiyomizu temple (Kiyomizudera no bosetsu)
woodblock print
image size: 14 1/2 x 9 1/2 in.
paper size: 15 5/8 x 10 3/8 in.
frame size: 21 7/8 x 16 3/8 x 1 1/4 in.
frame size: 27 7/8 x 16 3/8 in.
Gift of anonymous donor
Japan, Asia
Inscribed, left margin, from top: 「清水 前方 雪」/ 「明和 十十 五年 作」[Snowscape viewed from the front of Kiyomizu Temple / Showa 25th 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.
Pattern by Madeleine Welsch ’17
Inspired by the exhibition Someday is Now: The Art of Corita Kent
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.