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Zen Priest Tan Xia Burning a Buddhist Image

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Provenance

Prior to 1911 purchased by William Sturgis Bigelow; 1911 given to the Museum by William Sturgis Bigelow

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Tanka yakibotoke zu

Japanese, Edo period, mid Bunka era (1804–18)

Catalogue Raisonné

KJM2-Ukiyo-383

Dimensions

Other (Upper length): 43.8 cm (17 1/4 in.),Other (Lower length): 17.2 cm (6 3/4 in.),Other (radius): 16.6 cm (6 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

18.391

Medium or Technique

Fan; ink and color on mica-coated paper

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Asia

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