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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1933.4.1371
People
Kubo Shunman, Japanese (Edo 1757 - 1820)
Title
One Large and Four Small Butterflies with text beginning "Wakashiba no...", from the series An Illustrated Collection of Butterflies for the Kasumi Group (Kasumi-ren gunchō gafu), poems by Sangyokutei Utoku and associates
Other Titles
Transliterated Title: Kasumi-ren gunchō gafu ("Wakashiba no...")
Classification
Prints
Work Type
surimono, print
Date
Edo period, circa late Bunka Era (1804-1818)
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Japan
Period
Edo period, 1615-1868
Culture
Japanese
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Ukiyo-e woodblock-printed surimono in "shikishi-ban" format; ink and color on paper
Dimensions
Paper: H. 19.3 cm x W. 17.7 cm (7 5/8 x 6 15/16 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of the Friends of Arthur B. Duel
Accession Year
1933
Object Number
1933.4.1371
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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