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Puppeteer

A work made of hand-colored woodblock print; hosoban, urushi-e.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of hand-colored woodblock print; hosoban, urushi-e.

Date:

c. 1730

Artist:

Attributed to Okumura Toshinobu
Japanese, active c. 1717-50

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Artist

Okumura Toshinobu

Title

Puppeteer

Place

Japan (Artist's nationality:)

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1725–1735

Medium

Hand-colored woodblock print; hosoban, urushi-e

Dimensions

31.8 × 14.7 cm (12 1/2 × 5 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Clarence Buckingham Collection

Reference Number

1931.252

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