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Sugawara no Michizane (The Poet Sugawara no Michizane)
  • Kobayashi Kiyochika
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Tokyo, Japan ; active: Japan
  • Sugawara no Michizane (The Poet Sugawara no Michizane), 1884, 2nd month, Meiji period (1868–1912)
  • Informal History of Japan
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut, lacquer, mica
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 370 x 750 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 14 9/16 x 29 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 36 in
  • Museum purchase: R. Charles and Mary Margaret Clevenger Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1999.0204.a,b,c
Label Text

Center panel full-lenth figure of poet, in night beach scene