Waza ogi no Kobashi Tameshiya Ninokawari ( A New Year's celebratory greeting)

Collection Name: Scott Skinner Collection
Artist or Author: Hironobu
Creation Year: 1864
Width: 7.00 inches
Length: 9.12 inches
Summary: A Chuban sized Surimono depicting Arashi Tokusaburo the third,as Ushiwakamaru; in the play "Hashi Benkei". Character & kanji are on the skin of an Edo-Dako style kite
Type: Article
Geographic: Japan
Kite Type: Bowed, Flat
Materials: Paper
Significance: Art, Cultural, Historical
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New Years greeting Surimono