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[AC] Mead Art Museum at Amherst College; [HC] Hampshire College Art Gallery;
[HD] Historic Deerfield; [MH] Mount Holyoke College Art Museum; [MH SK] The Joseph Allen Skinner Museum at Mount Holyoke College; [SC] Smith College Museum of Art; [UM] University Museum of Contemporary Art at UMASS Amherst

 


Maker(s):Unknown
Culture:Japanese
Title:Dutchman holding a bird
Date Made:18th century
Type:Netsuke
Materials:Ivory; carved with pigment
Place Made:Asia; Japan
Measurements:Overall: 4 1/8 in x 1 in x 3/4 in; 10.5 cm x 2.5 cm x 1.9 cm
Narrative Inscription:  No inscription.
Accession Number:  MH 1986.30.33
Credit Line:William Richter Collection, Gift of Margaret Ruth Richter (Class of 1939)
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Description:
Japanese netsuke. A slender standing dutchman in with a feather hat holds a bird (crane?). Two holes for functional use on his back.

Keywords/Tags:
foreigner, portrait, figure, animal

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