a drawing by Hokusai

  • Object Type drawing
  • Museum number 1937,0710,0.296
  • Description Sketch. Kannon riding on a carp, design reproduced in ‘Hokusai managa’, vol. 13. Ink on paper.
  • Producer name School of/style of: Katsushika Hokusai (葛飾北斎)
  • Production place
  • Made in: Japan
  • Asia: Japan
  • Materials paper
  • Technique painted
  • Dimensions Height: 63.50 centimetres Width: 36.20 centimetres
  • Location Not on display
  • Subjects bodhisattva fish deity
  • Associated names Associated with: Avalokiteśvara/Guanyin/Kannon
  • Acquisition name Bequeathed by: Charles Hazelwood Shannon
  • Acquisition date 1937
  • Department Asia
  • Registration number 1937,0710,0.296
  • Additional IDs Asia painting number: Jap.Ptg.Add.104 (Japanese Painting Additional Number)


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