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Articulated Dragon

Small iron sculpture of a dragon with a serpentine body, legs with talons, and long tail, all made of moveable joints.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • Small iron sculpture of a dragon with a serpentine body, legs with talons, and long tail, all made of moveable joints.

Date:

c. 1880

Artist:

Myochin School
Japanese, active late 19th century

About this artwork

On View

Arts of Asia, Gallery 108

Artist

School of Myochin

Title

Articulated Dragon

Origin

Japan

Date

1870–1890

Medium

Wrought iron

Credit Line

Gift of Martin A. Ryerson and C. L. Hutchinson

Reference Number

1888.146

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