Otafuku, the Goddess of Mirth (Uzume), Holding a Baby Crane

image for Otafuku, the Goddess of Mirth (Uzume), Holding a Baby Crane
Topic
crane
Meiji era (1868 - 1912)
child
Japan
kakemono
Japanese Art
WWII-era provenance
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Restrictions & Rights
Copyright with museum
Artist
Kawanabe Kyosai 河鍋暁斎 (1831-1889)
Credit Line
Purchase from the Estate of Robert O. Muller with funds provided by the Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries and the Harold P. Stern Memorial Fund
Medium
Color on silk
Dimensions
H x W (image): 20.5 x 17.7 cm (8 1/16 x 6 15/16 in)
Related Online Resources
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Origin
Japan
1875
Period
Meiji era
Type
Painting
Accession Number
F2004.15