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The Dance of Peace
  • Japan
  • The Dance of Peace, circa 1810s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1619
Description
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Color print of a man wearing gold armor and a red train of fabric trailing on the ground behind him, in the left side of the print. He is holding a long, thin staff in his proper right hand, and a sword in his left hand, which is tucked into his belt. There is calligraphy in the top left corner of the print.