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dragon on corner post of balcony railing
  • Ryūryūkyo Shinsai
    1764–1820
    active: Japan
  • dragon on corner post of balcony railing, 1820, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1469
Description
Literature

Color print of the edge of a balcony, around which there is a pink railing. There is a decoration of a dragon on a corner post of the balcony, which is in the center of the print. There is a small pine tree in the bottom of the image, below the balcony. There is calligraphy in the top left corner of the print. Poems by Shinratei Manzō, Tsure no Shizune, Ganjōtei Manai, and three others.