Haiku Poem by Issa (1763-1827)

Haiku Poem by Issa (1763-1827)

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Date: 1900~
Creator: Saitô Shôshû
Description: The top half of the postcard contains a depiction of a person on their knees with a wide-eyed expression and shoes on their hands. The poem is written along the bottom edge of the picture and the right edge of the postcard. The bottom half is empty.
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Haiku Poem by Buson (1716-1783)

Haiku Poem by Buson (1716-1783)

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Date: 1900~
Creator: Saitô Shôshû
Description: The poem is written in white text on the top and left edges of the postcard. The top two-thirds of the vertically oriented postcard contains a depiction of a standing rat wearing a robe and holding a sword under his arm.
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Goddess of Flowers

Goddess of Flowers

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Date: unknown
Creator: Nakamura Fusetsu
Description: A woman drops flowers from a basket. She's in the foreground and wears a long flowing simple gown. Her hair is down and long. Behind her is a body of water and to her right is landscape.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Landscape in Black and Green

Landscape in Black and Green

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Date: 1900/1912~
Creator: Saitô Shôshû
Description: The vertically oriented postcard depicts a landscape with a black sky and a floating insert for the message. The color of the card stock is beige and the printing is in two colors, green and black.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
The Moon at Sodegaura in Shinagawa

The Moon at Sodegaura in Shinagawa

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Date: 1905~
Creator: Nakamura Fusetsu
Description: Six people canoe in the foreground with another boat in the middle ground and the background some landscape. A half-moon is visible in the sky. There is some Japanese text in the lower right hand corner of the postcard.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
The West: Sparrows in the Park in Paris

The West: Sparrows in the Park in Paris

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Date: 1905~
Creator: Nakamura Fusetsu
Description: A woman and two young boys watch the small birds on the ground in front of them. The tones of the postcard are brown with some green and blue muted tones included. The brush strokes are washy and loose.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Mandarin Ducks

Mandarin Ducks

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Date: 1900/1912~
Creator: Saitô Shôshû
Description: The postcard consists of six panels in which two duck silhouettes meet, closer frame by frame. The ground of the card is a cream color and the postcard is printed in two dark shades of brown.
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Two Women Enjoying a Summer Evening

Two Women Enjoying a Summer Evening

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Date: 1905~
Creator: Uemura Shoen
Description: Two women wearing soft head coverings are looking to their right while a small cage hangs behind their right shoulders. The wind appears to be blowing and the woman in the foreground holds a decorated fan.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
New Year's Card: Sacred Rocks

New Year's Card: Sacred Rocks

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Date: 1920/1930~
Creator: unknown
Description: In this horizontally oriented postcard two rock formations are joined by a bridge. Atop the larger formation on the left side of the postcard is a gate. A red stamp is in the upper right corner of the postcard as well as some Japanese text.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Man Playing Go

Man Playing Go

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Date: 1900/1912~
Creator: unknown
Description: A seated man plays a game. The colors of the postcard are muted blue and beige on a brown ground.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
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