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An image of Dragon by the river by Kanô YÛSEN Hironobu

Kanô YÛSEN Hironobu

(Japan 1778 – 1815)

Title
Dragon by the river
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Edo (Tokugawa) period 1615 - 1868 → Japan
Media category
Painting
Materials used
single two-fold screen; ink on silk
Dimensions

127.0 x 245.5 cm image; 143.5 x 262.0 cm screen

Credit
Gift in memory of the late Valentina Wheen 2003
Accession number
40.2003
Location
Not on display
Further information

Kanô YÛSEN was in the direct line of the Hama-chô branch of the Kanô school, established in 1627.

Asian Art Department, AGNSW, 16 April 2003.