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

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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
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1875
Period
Meiji era
Accession Number
F2004.15
Artist
Kawanabe Kyosai 河鍋暁斎 (1831-1889)
Topic
crane
Meiji era (1868 - 1912)
child
Japan
kakemono
Japanese Art
WWII-era provenance
Origin
Japan
Medium
Color on silk
Dimensions
H x W (image): 20.5 x 17.7 cm (8 1/16 x 6 15/16 in)
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Type
Painting