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The Arrival of the Elephant

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Signed

Eshi Torii Kiyomasu zu

Marks

Collector's seal: Wakai oyaji

Provenance

Source unknown

Credit Line

Asiatic Curator's Fund

Japanese, Edo period, 1729 (Kyôhô 14)

Catalogue Raisonné

Clark, Morse, Virgin, and Hockley, Dawn of the Floating World (2000-1), #101

Dimensions

Horizontal ô-ôban; 32.9 x 46.7cm (12 15/16 x 18 3/8in.)

Accession Number

58.343

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (urushi-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color, nikawa, and metallic powder

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints