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Snake (Mi): Nitan Shirō, from the series Bravery Matched with the Twelve Animals of the Zodiac (Buyū mitate jūnishi) 「仁田四郎 巳」 『武勇見立十二支』

Catalog Data

Artist:
Utagawa Kuniyoshi 歌川国芳 (1798-1861)  Search this
Publisher:
Minatoya Kohei (Kinsendo) 湊屋小兵衛 (active ca. 1841–1862)  Search this
Medium:
Ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (overall): 36.6 x 12.5 cm (14 7/16 x 4 15/16 in)
Type:
Print
Origin:
Japan
Date:
ca. 1840
Period:
Edo period
Collection:
National Museum of Asian Art Collection
Exhibition History:
The Life of Animals in Japanese Art (May 18 to August 18, 2019)
Masterful Illusions: Japanese Prints from the Anne van Biema Collection (September 15, 2002 to January 9, 2003)
Topic:
snake  Search this
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
bat  Search this
warrior  Search this
fire  Search this
Japan  Search this
ukiyo-e  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Anne van Biema collection  Search this
Eastern zodiac  Search this
Credit Line:
The Anne van Biema Collection
Accession Number:
S2004.3.168.6
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3bb582dd4-f441-45b0-bb89-242e492299c2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S2004.3.168.6