Tako-e Zukushi, 4 kite designs

Collection Name: Scott Skinner Collection
Artist or Author: Kuniyoshi
Creation Year: 1850
Width: 9.5 inches
Height: 14 inches
Summary: Tako-e zukushi, 4 kite designs by Kuniyoshi, c. 1850. Oban (large-format) ukiyo-e (woodblock print) with 4 detailed kite images for Edo-dako, Tokyo kites; 1 ji-dako (letter kite), 1 ryu with kanji and clouds, two heroic images. Kuniyoshi, 1797-1861.
Type: Document
Geographic: Japan
Kite Type: Flat
Materials: Paper
Significance: Art, Cultural, Historical
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Tako-e zukushi, 4 kite designs by Kuniyoshi