Shimpan Tako Zukushi, Japanese kite designs

Collection Name: Scott Skinner Collection
Artist or Author: Sigenobu
Creation Year: 1870
Width: 9.5 inches
Height: 14 inches
Summary: Shimpan Tako Zukushi, 16 kite pictures by Sigenobu, an oban (large-format) ukiyo-e (woodblock print) shwoing interesting kite images including ji=dako (letter kites), Daruma, Three Cranes, Hen-ya, Okame, Kitaro, Dragon, and others.
Type: Document
Geographic: Japan
Kite Type: Flat
Materials: Paper
Significance: Art, Cultural, Historical
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Shimpan Tako Zukushi, 16 Kite pictures by Sigenobu