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Painting

Object Number:13217
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Japanese
Provenience: Japan
Maker: Goseda Horyu II 五姓田芳柳
Period: 19th Century
Date Made: c. 1893
Early Date: 1883
Late Date: 1893
Section:Asian
Materials:Paper
Watercolor
Technique:Watercolor
Height: 77.47 cm
Width: 111.76 cm
Credit Line:Exchange with the Japanese Commissioner, World's Columbian Exposition, 1893

Description

One of a set of large paintings in watercolor depicting archaeological finds and sites from Japan (13203-13218). Mounted Board No. XV. Nine numbered illustrations showing bronze mirros with side views, sword hilts, and other metal work. The metal pieces are obscured by damage.

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