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untitled (hawk perched on a rock with autumn foliage)
  • Nagasawa Rosetsu
    1754–1799
    born: Yamashiro, Japan ; died: Osaka, Japan
  • untitled (hawk perched on a rock with autumn foliage), 1895, Meiji period (1868–1912)
  • Album of pictures by past masters (no. 6)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 227 x 172 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 8 7/8 x 6 3/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 268 x 218 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 10 1/2 x 8 9/16 in
  • Gift of George W. Byers
  • Not on display
  • 2004.0199
Description
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Image of a bird perched on a rock. The bird is in the top right quadrant and is a black, white, blue, and brown hawk. It has yellow feet with sharp black claws. It is perched on a gray rock. There are light red flowers in the bottom right quadrant, center left, and in the top right corner.