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pony dancer
  • Suzuki Nanrei
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; active: Japan
  • pony dancer, 1813, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Asakusagawa gajō (An Album of Pictures for the Asakusa Group)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 202 x 180 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 79 1/2 x 70 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1552
Label Text

Color print of a woman dancing and wearing a multi-layered robe in shades of brown and blue. She is wearing decorations of horse heads over each hand. There is calligraphy in the right side of the print, and the top and bottom left corners of the print. Poems by Sensōan, Kochōrō Toshihito, Yotsu no Tokikaze and Kokōrō Hitotaru.