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Dragon and Tiger

A work made of pair of six panel screens; ink and gold on paper.
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  • A work made of pair of six panel screens; ink and gold on paper.


dated 1835


Kishi Ganku
Japanese, 1749-1838

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Arts of Asia


Kishi Ganku


Dragon and Tiger


Japan (Artist's nationality:)

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Made 1835


Pair of six panel screens; ink and gold on paper


Each pair: 168.9 × 365.8 cm (66 1/2 × 144 in.)

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Roger L. Weston and Asian Art Acquisition funds; purchased with funds provided by of George and Roberta Mann, Ann and John P. Grube, Charles Mottier, and Frances and Edward M. Blair Jr.; through prior gift of Mr. and Mrs. Charles B. Goodspeed, Jr.

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