Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

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Color woodcut printed 48 times from 22 blocks on Tosa-hanga paper

Print impression quality: Excellent

Dimensions (Image): 177 x 266 mm (7 x 10.5 in.)

Dimensions (Sheet): 457 x 457 mm (18 x 18 in.)

Signed, dated, and inscribed: “BAT 18.1.96 / Henri / Cartier- / Bresson”

Watermark: No watermark

Edition: B.A.T. proof before the edition of 300 for “Vowels” (published by the Limited Editions Club, New York) from blocks carved and printed by Keiji Shinohara after a work from Cartier-Bresson’s series of landscapes in pencil and tempera

Accession number: 1999.6.3

Friends of the Davison Art Center funds, 1999

Provenance / Collectors' marks: Keiji Shinohara

Bibliography: Elke Pessl, “Keiji Shinohara: Interpretations in Woodcut” (Davison Art Center, 1996) p. 38

Work Type: print

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