Art Finder Work of Art Detail  
Item Actions
Ratings (0)

No.5 Horse of a Chinese General


Totoya Hokkei


18th-19th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
No.5 Horse of a Chinese General, Totoya Hokkei
Text not available.
Comments (0)
Tags (9)
Medium: Prints | Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Size: 8 7/16 x 7 1/2 in. (21.4 x 19 cm) (image, sheet)
Creation Place: Asia, Japan
Culture: Asia, Japan
Style: Edo period, 18th-19th century
Inscriptions: The first four lines tells the story of the Chinese general and his horse.Then there is a poem by Goso_ken Kian."Takudo_ kyu_ki" written at the end, the meaning is unknown. Hokkei
Physical Description: nishiki-e, surimono
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Louis W. Hill, Jr.
Accession Number: P.75.51.23
Artist: Hokkei Totoya, Japanese, 1780 - 1850
Role: Artist
Nationality: Japanese
Life Dates: Japanese, 1780 - 1850
Added to Site: March 1, 2009