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Triptych: Marionette Theater Scene, Meiji Period
Triptych: Marionette Theater Scene, Meiji Period
Date:
1890
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Color Wood Block Prints (triptych), Ink And Color On Paper
Dimensions:
Image: 379 x 255 mm (14 15/16 x 10 1/16 in.); Sheet: 379 x 255 mm (14 15/16 x 10 1/16 in.) three sheets
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Asia
Culture/People:
Japanese
Accession Number:
1996.42a-c
Acquisition Date:
1996-04-11
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts Endowment Fund

Exhibition History:

CPLH, Recent Acquisitions, 14 June - 14 Sept 1997.

five figures attached to marionette strings: three male actors (two dressed as women in western dress, one as male performer on stilts in pointed cap, striped shirt and striped knee pants, holding a bottle ) and two skeletons, frame like a stage curtain on top and at either margin