January 24, 2002 Library of Congress Extends Exhibition of Japanese Wood-Block Prints Through February 9

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The Library of Congress has extended its popular exhibition featuring the Japanese Art of wood-block printing through February 9. "The Floating World of Ukiyo-e, Shadows, Dreams, and Substance" is on display in the North and South Galleries of the Great Hall of the Library's Thomas Jefferson Building. The Jefferson Building is located at 10 First Street, S.E., in Washington, D.C. Exhibition hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Saturday. The exhibition features 100 rare woodcuts, drawings, and books from the Library's rich collection of Japanese art books and prints.


PR 02-007
ISSN 0731-3527