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painted screen, miniature tree, decorative bow and arrows
  • Ryūryūkyo Shinsai
    1764–1820
    active: Japan
  • painted screen, miniature tree, decorative bow and arrows, circa mid 1810s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1611
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Color print of a still life depicting a decorated pot in which there is a small tree with pink blossoms, a painted screen, and a set of bows and arrows, which lean against the front of the screen. There is an image of a red and white flower on water painted onto the screen. There is calligraphy in the top of the print. Poems by Shūchōdō* and Shōutei.