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sheet from volume two of the three volume Ehon shuyo painting manual
  • Kashiwaraya Seiemon, publisher
    active: Japan
  • sheet from volume two of the three volume Ehon shuyo painting manual, 1770, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • woodcut
  • Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 210 x 154 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 8 1/4 x 6 1/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 257 x 175 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 10 1/8 x 6 7/8 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 1986.0300.n
Description

Black-and-white image of man on horseback. The man is at center, wearing a black hat. He has a white robe with black designs. He is looking at the bottom left corner. He is riding a horse which faces the viewer and turns its head to the left. IT has tassels on the front and rear. It has black parts on the bottom of its legs. It is standing in water. There is calligraphy in the top right corner.