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Book

Book

  • Place of origin:

    Japan (made)

  • Date:

    pre-1934 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour prints from wood blocks, on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Dr. John McGregor.

  • Museum number:

    E.3212:3223-1934

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

12 landscape format decorative compositions depicting frogs, grasshoppers, monkeys and other animals, performing various actions of human life.

Place of Origin

Japan (made)

Date

pre-1934 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Colour prints from wood blocks, on paper

Dimensions

Height: 5.5 in, Width: 8 in

Descriptive line

Book of decorative compositions, by an anonymous artist, Japan, pre-1934.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design & Department of Paintings Accessions 1934 London: Published under the Authority of the Board of Education, 1935

Materials

Paper; Block

Techniques

Block printing

Subjects depicted

Frog; Grasshopper; Monkey

Categories

Prints; Animals and Wildlife; Printed pages & sheets

Collection

East Asia Collection

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