A Pilgrim Praying through the Night to the Buddha (kannenbutsu) is Startled by a Ghostly Head Lying on the Snow-Covered Ground

A work made of color woodblock print; hosoban.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of color woodblock print; hosoban.

Date:

c. 1768

Artist:

Katsukawa Shunsho 勝川 春章
Japanese, 1726-1792

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Artist

Katsukawa Shunsho

Title

A Pilgrim Praying through the Night to the Buddha (kannenbutsu) is Startled by a Ghostly Head Lying on the Snow-Covered Ground

Origin

Japan

Date

1763–1773

Medium

Color woodblock print; hosoban

Dimensions

33.1 x 16.2 cm (13 x 6 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Frederick W. Gookin Collection

Reference Number

1939.700

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