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Shun the Great (Tai Shun), from the series "Twenty-four Paragons of Filial Piety in China (Morokoshi nijushiko)"

A work made of color woodblock print; chuban.
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  • A work made of color woodblock print; chuban.

Date:

c. 1848/50

Artist:

Utagawa Kuniyoshi
Japanese, 1797-1861

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Artist

Utagawa Kuniyoshi

Title

Shun the Great (Tai Shun), from the series "Twenty-four Paragons of Filial Piety in China (Morokoshi nijushiko)"

Origin

Japan

Date

1843–1855

Medium

Color woodblock print; chuban

Dimensions

25.1 × 17.7 cm (9 7/8 × 7 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mary Alice Metzger

Reference Number

1968.706

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