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 (1797-1861) c.1850. Oban (large-format) ukiyo-e (woodblock print) with two detailed ji-dako (letter kites) and two heroic images. Very interesting image of Kintaro with dog and mother (?).
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