Tiger standing on its hind legs

Details

  • Title

    Tiger standing on its hind legs

  • Artist/maker

    after Nagasawa Rosetsu (1754 - 1799)
  • Associated place

    Japan (place of creation)
  • Date

    late 18th - early 19th century (1771 - 1830)
  • Material and technique

    ink and colour on paper

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    128.2 x 53.5 cm each (height x width)
    box 8.3 x 76.1 x 8.6 cm (height x width x depth)
    painting 129 x 53.5 cm (height x width)
    mount 197 x 67.8 cm approx. (height x width)
    along handles 73.5 cm (width)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Purchased with the assistance of the Friends of the Ashmolean, and Mr and Mrs J. Hillier, 1973.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Eastern Art

  • Accession no.

    EA1973.185

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Further reading

Katz, Janice, Japanese Paintings in the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford, with an introductory essay by Oliver Impey (Oxford: Ashmolean Museum, 2003), supp. no. 42 on p. 214, illus. p. 214 fig. 42

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