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Two-panel Ando (Sliding Door Panels):Butterflies

Shibata Zeshin

Asian Art

MEDIUM A pair of two-panel Ando (sliding door panels), opaque colors and lacquer on gold paper
  • Place Made: Japan
  • DATES 19th century
    PERIOD Meiji Period
    DIMENSIONS Image: 9 1/4 x 32 3/4 in. (23.5 x 83.2 cm) Each Panel: 11 3/4 x 34 x 1 1/8 in. (29.8 x 86.4 x 2.9 cm) Box: 3 1/2 x 35 x 12 3/4 in. (8.9 x 88.9 x 32.4 cm) Image: 9 1/8 x 32 3/8"
    MARKINGS Seal: Shin
    SIGNATURE Artist's signature and seal at left (Zeshin)
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    ACCESSION NUMBER 2003.51a-b
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Patrick J. Gilmartin
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