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  • Fire at Hisamatsu cho

    Slide Notes

    It is undoubtedly hot up in this joint!

    Details

    Outbreak of Fire Seen from Hisamatsu-cho (Hisamatsu-cho kara miru shukka)

    1881 (Meiji 14)

    Kobayashi Kiyochika, Japanese, 1847–1915

    Dimensions

    Horizontal ôban

    Medium

    Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

    Classification

    Prints

    Accession Number

    17.3400

    Collections
    Asia More Info

    Description

    Multimedia

  • Fire Ordeal of Siawash (from a...

    Slide Notes

    You are currently undergoing the trial by fire of rm.221 LHS

    Details

    Firdawsi's Shahnama: Fire Ordeal of Siyavush

    late 16th century

    Dimensions

    .144 x .185 painting

    Medium

    Opaque watercolor and gold on paper

    Classification

    Books and manuscripts

    Accession Number

    15.22

    Collections
    Asia More Info

    Description

    Multimedia