Touching: Daughter from the series Beautiful Women and the Senses Japanese Sunbikai, 1905 Overall: 13.8 x 8.8 cm (5 7/16 x 3 7/16 in.) Color woodblock and stencil; organic and inorganic colorants, metallic pigment on Japanese paper adhered to card stock Classification: Postcards Accession number: 2002.1053 Leonard A. Lauder Collection of Japanese Postcards
Takashi Murakami, Dumb Compass, 2009. Screenprint silkscreen and gold leaf on paper. 37.75 x 30.5 in. Photography by Joshua White / JWPictures.com #JoshuaWhitePhotography #JWPictures #Art #Screenprint #Silkscreen #GoldLeaf #MixedMedia #Collage #TakashiMurakami #Murakami #2009
This Week in Fiction: Haruki Murakami - The New Yorker. “Scheherazade” was included in a collection of stories you recently published in Japan, titled “Men Without Women,” all of which involve men who are without—or who lose—women. What inspired you to write this series?"