Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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page from book
  • Kikuchi Yōsai
    1788–1878
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; active: Japan
  • page from book, 1800s, Edo period (1600–1868) or Meiji period (1868–1912)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 214 x 149 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 8 3/8 x 5 7/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 257 x 180 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 10 1/8 x 7 1/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Dr. J. E. Val-Mejias
  • Not on display
  • 2005.0203
Description

Black line image. Vertical orientation, rectangular image with double black line border. Man fills center of image, he is shooting a large bow, and has arrows strapped to his back, which is turned to the viewer. He wears a small hat, and his face is seen in profile. Rooftop fills bottom right corner of image.
Additional information on mat in German.