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Kumagai zakura (Kumagai's Cherry Tree)
  • Yashima Gakutei
    circa 1786–1868, active 1815–1852
    active: Japan
  • Kumagai zakura (Kumagai's Cherry Tree), circa early 1820s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Katsushika sakura zukushi (Cherry Trees for the Katsushika Group)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1544
Description
Literature

Color print of a man standing next to a light brown horse in an outdoor setting. The man is wearing black and gold armor, and there is a body of water filled with boats in the background. There is a tree in the right side of the print, and several rows of calligraphy in the left side of the print. Poems by Bunsō Takeo and Bungaen Yukimaru.