Nihon-daira, Shizuoka

Un-ichi Hiratsuka, Japanese, 1895 - 1997



Woodblock print on wove paper

Image: 11 11/16 × 16 in. (29.7 × 40.7 cm)

Sheet: 14 3/4 × 18 5/16 in. (37.5 × 46.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of the Estate of Colonel John L. Ames Jr., Class of 1916



Place Made: Japan, East Asia, Asia


20th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Signed and dated, lower right margin, in graphite: Un-ichi Hiratsuka 1942; lower left margin, in English: Nihon-daira Shizuoka; left edge: red artist's seal.

Course History

Art History 62.30, Asian Societies, Cultures, and Languages 62.12, Japanese Prints, Allen Hockley, Summer 2023


Franz Bader Gallery, Washington, D.C.; sold to Colonel John Lincoln Ames, Jr. (1895-1996), Bethesda, Maryland, 1979; given to present collection, 1985.

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