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Drawing, Insect Daimyo Procession

This is a Drawing. It is dated 19th century and we acquired it in 1918. Its medium is brush and watercolor on silk with brocaded silk border, mounted on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Mrs. Alexander W. Drake. It is credited Gift of Mrs. Alexander W. Drake.

Its dimensions are

Framing line: 40.5 × 68.3 cm (15 15/16 × 26 7/8 in.) Paper: 46.5 × 75 cm (18 5/16 × 29 1/2 in.)

It is inscribed

Signed lower right: "Eye-brow Mountain," and red seal of four characters.

Cite this object as

Drawing, Insect Daimyo Procession; Japan; brush and watercolor on silk with brocaded silk border, mounted on paper; Framing line: 40.5 × 68.3 cm (15 15/16 × 26 7/8 in.) Paper: 46.5 × 75 cm (18 5/16 × 29 1/2 in.); Gift of Mrs. Alexander W. Drake; 1918-6-1

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