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猫に蜘蛛図
Cat Watching a Spider

Artist:
Ōide Tōkō (Japanese, 1841–1905)
Period:
Meiji period (1868–1912)
Date:
ca. 1888–92
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Album leaf; ink and color on silk
Dimensions:
14 3/4 x 11 in. (37.5 x 27.9 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
Charles Stewart Smith Collection, Gift of Mrs. Charles Stewart Smith, Charles Stewart Smith Jr., and Howard Caswell Smith, in memory of Charles Stewart Smith, 1914
Accession Number:
14.76.61.73
Not on view
Signature: Tōkō ga; followed by two square seals reading: Aya; Tōkō

東皐 画

東皐
Charles Stewart Smith , New York (until d. 1909; by descent to his heirs).; Mrs. Charles Stewart Smith , Charles Stewart Smith Jr., and Howard Caswell Smith, New York (until 1914; donated to MMA).
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Animals, Birds, Insects, and Marine Life in Japanese Art," June 26, 2008–November 30, 2008.

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