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(Grasshopper and sunflower)

Artist

Shibata Zeshin

Date

c. 1877

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
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(Grasshopper and sunflower): Gallery Label - Current
: Shibata Zeshin and the Art of Urushi-e
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Medium: Prints | Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Size: 6 3/16 x 8 3/4 in. (15.7 x 22.2 cm) (image)7 1/2 x 10 1/16 in. (19 x 25.6 cm) (sheet)
Creation Place: Asia, Japan
Culture: Asia, Japan
Style: 19th century, Meiji
Inscriptions: "Hanakurabe(comparing flowers) serires" written on the mat
Physical Description: nishiki-e
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of funds from Mr. and Mrs. Samuel H. Maslon
Accession Number: P.77.27.245
Artist: Zeshin Shibata, Japanese, 1807 - 1891
Role: Artist
Nationality: Japanese
Life Dates: Japanese, 1807 - 1891
Added to Site: February 28, 2009