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Young Sparrows
  • David Bull, artist
    born 1951
    active: Japan
    Shibata Zeshin
    1807–1891
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; active: Japan, Japan
  • Young Sparrows, 2000
  • Surimono Album #2
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Paper Type: Echizen hoshi
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 153 x 204 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 153 x 204 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 6 x 8 1/16 in
  • Presented by D. Bull
  • Not on display
  • 2000.0065.06
Description

Nest of sparrows under gray roof tile, parent bird perched on bamboo just beneath. Gentle diagonal composition.