Art on Tuesday: Masami Teraoka


This artwork looks like an old woodblock-printing. Obviously a geisha on getas, wooden shoes, and a beautiful kimono. But something is wrong with the scenery …

3 thoughts on “Art on Tuesday: Masami Teraoka

  1. May I answer your interrogation? But I think you know the answer and more about the japanese culture than me, a neophyte. Behind the getas, a burger in the crumpled paper. Artist : Masami Teraoka. Title : McDonald’s Hamburgers Invading Japan/Chochin-me. 1982. Very beautiful piece, elegant with a hint of humor. Voilà! Au plaisir de pratiquer mon anglais en vous écrivant.


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