Examining an elephant

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Maker(s)
Artist: Kawanabe Kyōsai 河鍋暁斎 (1831-1889)
Historical period(s)
Meiji era, 1831-1889
Medium
Ink and color on paper
Dimensions
H x W (overall): 31 x 91.8 cm (12 3/16 x 36 1/8 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1975.37
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Drawing
Type

Handscroll

Keywords
child, elephant, Japan, man, Meiji era (1868 - 1912), woman, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Estate of Helen A. Grut

Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum