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Horserace at the Kamo Shrine
  • Japan
  • Horserace at the Kamo Shrine, circa 1650–1699, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • ink, color, gold leaf on paper
  • Object Height/Width: each interior panel 138 x 61.5 cm
    Object Height/Width: each interior panel 54 5/16 x 24 3/16 in
    Object Height/Width: each exterior panel 138 x 63 cm
    Object Height/Width: each exterior panel 54 5/16 x 24 13/16 in
  • Gift of Professor Curtis Besinger
  • Not on display
  • 1997.0420
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A close view of the Kamo Horserace with two horses racing. Six male and six female spectators in a landscape defined by the straw railing and the pine and blooming cherry trees. Gold foil clouds and scattered gold and silver dust.