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Minister Hong bows to the heavenly teacher
  • Yokoyama Kazan
    active: Japan
  • Minister Hong bows to the heavenly teacher, 1829, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Mat Dimensions: 20 x 25 in matted with 0000.1586
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1587
Label Text

Color print of a young boy seated on the back of a white ox, playing a flute. There is a man standing next to the ox, in the right side of the print, and wearing a long, orange, printed robe. There is a green and white swirling background behind the figures and ox. Poem by Yomo Utagaki.