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Kingfisher and Frog
  • Kinoshita Itsuun
    born: Nagasaki, Japan ; active: Japan
  • Kingfisher and Frog, 1859, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • ink, color, silk
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 132 x 45.7 cm
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Mitchell Hutchinson
  • Not on display
  • 1989.0107
Label Text

A small kingfisher perches on the slender trunk of a tree with arched branches and small leaves. A small frog sits below the tree.