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Barque de Dai-Ko-Ku
  • Félix Hilaire Buhot
    1847–1898
    born: Valognes, Normandy, France ; died: Paris, France
  • Barque de Dai-Ko-Ku, 1883
  • Japonisme: Dix Eaux-Fortes (Japonisme:Ten Etchings)
  • Where object was made: France
  • etching
  • Paper Type: yellow handmade Chinese paper with sil
  • Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 264 x 349 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 280 x 385 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 10 3/8 x 13 3/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 11 x 15 1/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1989.0015.09
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Japanese sailing vessel loaded with items for trade. Outline of a house surrounds the boat; the entire scene is divided into two equal parts; Japanese characters upper right.