Cat Playing with a Toy Butterfly, from the series "Thirty-six Pictures of Birds (Sanjuroku kinzoku)"

A work made of color woodblock print with metallic pigments; surimono shikishiban.
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  • A work made of color woodblock print with metallic pigments; surimono shikishiban.

Date:

1828

Artist:

Totoya Hokkei
Japanese, 1780–1850

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Artist

Totoya Hokkei

Title

Cat Playing with a Toy Butterfly, from the series "Thirty-six Pictures of Birds (Sanjuroku kinzoku)"

Origin

Japan

Date

1823–1833

Medium

Color woodblock print with metallic pigments; surimono shikishiban

Dimensions

21.2 x 17.7 cm

Credit Line

Gift of Helen C. Gunsaulus

Reference Number

1954.756

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