“Ema” votive painting of deer

Historical period(s)
Edo period or Meiji era, 19th-20th century
Medium
Ink and color on wood
Dimensions
H x W: 40 x 53.6 cm (15 3/4 x 21 1/8 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. Stanley Love
Collection
Freer Study Collection
Accession Number
FSC-PA-188
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Painting
Type

Votive painting (ema)

Keywords
deer, Edo period (1615 - 1868), ema, Japan, Meiji era (1868 - 1912)
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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