Hare and Tortoise, from the series Twelve signs of the Zodiac

Maker(s)
Artist: Takeuchi Seihō 竹内栖鳳 (1864-1942)
Publisher: Unsōdō 芸艸堂
Historical period(s)
Meiji to Showa era, early 20th century
Medium
Woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 32.9 x 45.4 cm (12 15/16 x 17 7/8 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Robert O. Muller Collection
Collection
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
S2003.8.2479
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Print
Type

Woodblock print

Keywords
Japan, Meiji era (1868 - 1912), rabbit, Robert O. Muller collection, Showa era (1926 - 1989), tortoise, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Whistler's Neighborhood
Google Cultural Institute
SI Usage Statement

Usage conditions apply

There are restrictions for re-using this image. For more information, visit the Smithsonian's Terms of Use page.

Related Objects