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[Title page for The complete gentleman, by Henry Peacham, with elaborate border showing figures of "Nobilitas" and "Scientia"] / Fr. Delaram sculp. anno. 1522 [i.e., 1622]

[Title page for The complete gentleman, by Henry Peacham, with elabora...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: The complete gentleman / Henry Peacham. London : Francis Constable, 1622, title page. Reference copy in LOT 7007.

Il [mondo] e [per] lo piu [gabbia] di [matti] / Giuseppe Ma. Mitelli inv. dissegno, et int. In Bologna 1654.

Il [mondo] e [per] lo piu [gabbia] di [matti] / Giuseppe Ma. Mitelli i...

Print shows a large cage containing all manner of men, from scientists and musicians to the dregs of society. Sitting outside on the top of the cage are Fortune, whom all desire to reach, and the artist, busily... more

Cavalcade de Masquea

Cavalcade de Masquea

Print shows 8 vignettes with figures on horseback identified by various attributes, such as the figure at top left, "Le Marquis de la triste figure" or the melancholy marquis followed by "Le pere la Joie", "Mr.... more

[Warrior archer]

[Warrior archer]

Drawing shows a front view of an archer wearing uniform with padded armor, sword, and carrying an unstrung bow.

[Portrait of a woman]

[Portrait of a woman]

Drawing shows a woman, princess or empress, full-length portrait, facing front. Title devised by Library staff. Gift; Crosby Stuart Noyes; 1906. Forms part of: Crosby Stuart Noyes collection (Library of Congres... more

[Warrior or nobleman archer]

[Warrior or nobleman archer]

Drawing shows a rear view of an archer with the elements of his uniform, from headdress to quiver of arrows, even the design on the clothing, identified in Japanese.

[Suzume uri to suzume odori]

[Suzume uri to suzume odori]

Drawing shows a porter sitting on the ground with shoulder pole and baskets; his hands are raised as he looks to the left at three fairy-like figures dancing. A stern-looking head-and-shoulders portrait of a ma... more

Grown ladies and gentlemen taught to dance!!

Grown ladies and gentlemen taught to dance!!

Print shows a dancing master with violin teaching a man how to bow as two people sit on chairs against the wall, a couple dances, and a man and woman use contraptions to improve their posture. Title from item. ... more

A most charming picture--Admirable figures

A most charming picture--Admirable figures

People socializing outdoors.

[Scene from the life of Washington?]

[Scene from the life of Washington?]

Title devised by cataloger. No publication information. (DLC/PP-1941:0074). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

Hindoo custumes sic, Mauritius P.S. Duval & Co. steam Lith. press, Phil

Hindoo custumes sic, Mauritius P.S. Duval & Co. steam Lith. press, Phi...

Print shows Hindu women washing themselves and their clothing in a stream; Hindu men are supplicating themselves in prayer on the bank of the stream before entering to wash. Title from item. Stamped in lower le... more

An awkward predicament (Icelandic custom)

An awkward predicament (Icelandic custom)

Drawing shows a woman, standing, pulling off a seated man's trousers. The woman appears to look at the man with a knowning eye, while the man seems surprised at her actions. Taylor visited Iceland in 1862, perh... more

Tadzhikskie svadebnye obriady. Svaty (zauchi [sic])

Tadzhikskie svadebnye obriady. Svaty (zauchi [sic])

Photograph shows a group of men seated on the ground praying(?). Title from item. Illus. in: Turkestanskīĭ alʹbom, chastʹ ėtnograficheskai︠a︡..., 1871-1872, part 2, vol. 1, pl. 72. "Zauchi [sic]" translated fro... more

Evreiskie obychai. Uveselenie (bazm) Evreek

Evreiskie obychai. Uveselenie (bazm) Evreek

Photograph shows a group of women and children celebrating outdoors. One woman has a drum and another appears to be dancing. Title from item. Illus. in: Turkestanskīĭ alʹbom, chastʹ ėtnograficheskai︠a︡..., 1871... more

Zhenskie obychai u Tadzhikov. Dzhakhr

Zhenskie obychai u Tadzhikov. Dzhakhr

Title from item. Illus. in: Turkestanskīĭ alʹbom, chastʹ ėtnograficheskai︠a︡..., 1871-1872, part 2, vol. 1, pl. 74. "Dzhakhr" is a Persian word.

Zhenskie obychai u Tadzhikov. Zhenskii vtornik, Bibi-Seshambe

Zhenskie obychai u Tadzhikov. Zhenskii vtornik, Bibi-Seshambe

Photograph shows a group of young women sitting outdoors on a rug on which food is spread. Title from item. Illus. in: Turkestanskīĭ alʹbom, chastʹ ėtnograficheskai︠a︡..., 1871-1872, part 2, vol. 1, pl. 74.

Zhenskie obychai u Tadzhikov. Uveselenie (mailis)

Zhenskie obychai u Tadzhikov. Uveselenie (mailis)

Title from item. Illus. in: Turkestanskīĭ alʹbom, chastʹ ėtnograficheskai︠a︡..., 1871-1872, part 2, vol. 1, pl. 74.

Evreiskie obychai. Pelenanie v liul'ku (gavara bendan)

Evreiskie obychai. Pelenanie v liul'ku (gavara bendan)

Photograph shows a group of women and children. Title from item. Illus. in: Turkestanskīĭ alʹbom, chastʹ ėtnograficheskai︠a︡..., 1871-1872, part 2, vol. 1, pl. 81.

The Street car question again

The Street car question again

Cartoon showing woman standing, and men, seated, reading newspapers, on streetcar; and cartoon showing men trying to get on moving streetcar; on page of advertisements. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1868 Feb. 1, p. 80.

Neapolitan peasant, rag picker

Neapolitan peasant, rag picker

Stamped on mount: Fotografia Girogio Conrad, Strada fontana Medina 54, Napoli ; N. 203. In album: Browning Collection of Portraits, etc., p. 28 (bottom right). Color laser copy reference surrogate for LOT 6633 ... more

Neapolitan peasants, one playing the zampogna, a bagpipe instrument and the other playing a piffero (right)

Neapolitan peasants, one playing the zampogna, a bagpipe instrument an...

Stamped on mount: Fotografia Girogio Conrad, Strada fontana Medina 54, Napoli ; N. 111. In album: Browning Collection of Portraits, etc., p. 28 (top right). Color laser copy reference surrogate for LOT 6633 is ... more

A model, three-quarter length portrait of unidentified woman, seated, facing front

A model, three-quarter length portrait of unidentified woman, seated, ...

Stamped on mount: F. D'Arti via Condotti, No. 32, Roma. In album: Browning Collection of Portraits, etc., p. 43 (bottom right). Color laser copy reference surrogate for LOT 6633 is available for use in the Prin... more

Neapolitan peasants, milking the goat

Neapolitan peasants, milking the goat

Stamped on mount: Fotografia Girogio Conrad, Strada fontana Medina 54, Napoli ; N. 189. In album: Browning Collection of Portraits, etc., p. 29 (top right). Color laser copy reference surrogate for LOT 6633 is ... more

Neapolitan peasant, fisher boy

Neapolitan peasant, fisher boy

Stamped on mount: Fotografia Girogio Conrad, Strada fontana Medina 54, Napoli ; N. 123. In album: Browning Collection of Portraits, etc., p. 28 (bottom left). Color laser copy reference surrogate for LOT 6633 i... more

Neapolitan peasants, showing two women carrying bundles of carpet on their heads

Neapolitan peasants, showing two women carrying bundles of carpet on t...

Stamped on mount: Fotografia Girogio Conrad, Strada fontana Medina 54, Napoli ; N. 121. In album: Browning Collection of Portraits, etc., p. 28 (top left). Color laser copy reference surrogate for LOT 6633 is a... more

[Tall, metal, ornate plant stands and figurine, all with dragon motif, on a table]

[Tall, metal, ornate plant stands and figurine, all with dragon motif,...

Title devised by Library staff. From the "Metal work" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Forms part of: David Murray collection. Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (Library of Congress).

And Captain Roderique made a profound obsequious bow

And Captain Roderique made a profound obsequious bow

(DLC/PP-1933:0205). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "Letters of a new congressman's wife."

L'Orient

L'Orient

General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-2017. Restein, E.P. & L., cop... more

[Metalwork design in a circle showing a woman with wings, possibly a religious figure, holding stick and small drum]

[Metalwork design in a circle showing a woman with wings, possibly a r...

Title devised by Library staff. Unsigned, possibly by Kano, 1878. From the "Metal work" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Forms part of: David Murray collection. Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings... more

[Incense pot and burner]

[Incense pot and burner]

Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed in pencil on lower left corner of paper mount: Kano Dec. '78. From the "Religion" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Forms part of: David Murray collection. Forms p... more

Vase

Vase

Drawing shows a vase with various designs painted on it. Title from item. Inscribed in pencil on lower left corner of paper mount: Kano Dec. 1878. From piece in my collection. From the "Ceramic" series. Gift; M... more

Lady playing the koto

Lady playing the koto

Drawing shows a Japanese woman, full-length, lying on her side, facing left, playing the koto.

Saws

Saws

Drawing shows four types of hand saws.

Raincoat, umbrella hat, brush hook, spade, hoe, sickle

Raincoat, umbrella hat, brush hook, spade, hoe, sickle

Drawings show, in top illustration, a raincoat and a traditional conical hat; and in bottom illustration, four farm implements.

Surgery [scissors and lancet]

Surgery [scissors and lancet]

Title from item. Japanese text appears on the right, outside the image box. Unsigned, possibly by Kano, 1878. From the "Medicine" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Forms part of: David Murray collection. F... more

[Man or a woman wearing ceremonial costume with a phoenix-motif headdress, seated, facing slightly left, playing a biwa]

[Man or a woman wearing ceremonial costume with a phoenix-motif headdr...

Title devised by Library staff. Unsigned, possibly by Kano, 1878. From the "Religion" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Forms part of: David Murray collection. Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (... more

[Man wearing a sokutai, a long ceremonial robe, offering branches to a fire]

[Man wearing a sokutai, a long ceremonial robe, offering branches to a...

Title devised by Library staff. Japanese text inscribed on the left, outside the image box. Inscribed in pencil on lower left corner of paper mount: Kano Nov. '78. From the "Religion" series. Gift; Mrs. David M... more

[Scissor clamps and hooked probe?]

[Scissor clamps and hooked probe?]

Title devised by Library staff. Japanese text appears in upper right corner. Unsigned, possibly by Kano, 1878. From the "Medicine" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Forms part of: David Murray collection. ... more

Dream

Dream

Drawing shows a boy or young man sitting on the back of a bull lying on the ground; the boy is playing a flute and has a sieve-like basket and a small sickle with him.

Distributing fertilizers

Distributing fertilizers

Drawing shows a person with a shoulder pole carrying two buckets of fertilizer between rows of seedling plants. Title from item. Inscribed in pencil on lower left corner of paper mount: Kano Oct. 1878. From the... more

[Metal comb with design showing Ebisu, one of the seven lucky gods, holding a large fish and fishing pole]

[Metal comb with design showing Ebisu, one of the seven lucky gods, ho...

Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed in pencil on lower left corner of paper mount: Kano Dec. 1878. From figure in "Kuwacho Sansui Dzushiki" [i.e., Kachō sansui zushiki]. From the "Metal work" series. Gift... more

[An elderly man, seated, smoking]

[An elderly man, seated, smoking]

Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed in pencil on lower left corner of paper mount: Kano Dec. '78. From the "Social life" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Forms part of: David Murray collection. Form... more

[Religious figure, possibly Buddha, standing on a lotus, facing slightly left, holding a staff, with a green halo behind his head]

[Religious figure, possibly Buddha, standing on a lotus, facing slight...

Title devised by Library staff. Unsigned, possibly by Kano, 1878. From the "Religion" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Forms part of: David Murray collection. Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (... more

[Mythological Buddhist or Hindu figure, full-length, standing, facing front, with long green sash and flaming green halo behind his head]

[Mythological Buddhist or Hindu figure, full-length, standing, facing ...

Title devised by Library staff. Unsigned, possibly by Kano, 1878. From the "Religion" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Forms part of: David Murray collection. Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (... more

[Japanese man, full-length, standing, facing left, wearing minister's robe over kimono]

[Japanese man, full-length, standing, facing left, wearing minister's ...

Title devised by Library staff. Unsigned, possibly by Kano, 1878. From the "Social life" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Forms part of: David Murray collection. Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawing... more

Domestic dog

Domestic dog

Drawing shows a dog, full-length, lying on the ground, possibly on his master's grave (shows a memorial or grave marker in the background). Title from item. Unsigned, possibly by Kano, 1878. From the "Social li... more

Learning to write

Learning to write

Drawing shows a boy, seated at a low table, writing with a brush. Title from item. Japanese text appears on the right, outside the image box. Inscribed in pencil on lower left corner of paper mount: [K]ano Dec.... more

Rock & bamboo in garden

Rock & bamboo in garden

Drawing shows bamboo and rocks.

Adze & cleaver

Adze & cleaver

Title from item. Inscribed in pencil on lower left corner of paper mount: Kano Dec. 1878. From the "Construction" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Forms part of: David Murray collection. Forms part of: Ja... more

Artistic designs

Artistic designs

Drawing shows two circles, on the left is with a rabbit, possibly churning butter, on the right is a three-legged bird. Title from item. Unsigned, possibly by Kano, 1878. From the "Ceramic" series. Gift; Mrs. D... more

Top of imp. carriage, bronze, by ancient

Top of imp. carriage, bronze, by ancient

Drawing showing an ornamental bronze design of a phoenix figure with human head and arms, for the top of the imperial carriage. Title from item. Japanese text appears on the right, outside the image box. Unsign... more

Toko [i.e., an alcove] with customary ornaments

Toko [i.e., an alcove] with customary ornaments

Drawing shows an alcove with plant stand and vase, hanging vase, and hanging painted screen.

[Mythological Buddhist or Hindu figure, full-length, standing, facing right, with long blue sash and flaming green halo behind his head]

[Mythological Buddhist or Hindu figure, full-length, standing, facing ...

Title devised by Library staff. Unsigned, possibly by Kano, 1878. From the "Religion" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Forms part of: David Murray collection. Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (... more

[Two mythological Buddhist or Hindu figures, one holding a captive and showing him an image in a magic mirror of a man falling off a boat during a fight]

[Two mythological Buddhist or Hindu figures, one holding a captive and...

Title devised by Library staff. Unsigned, possibly by Kano, 1878. From the "Religion" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Forms part of: David Murray collection. Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (... more

Brushes used in lacquer painting, fig. 5

Brushes used in lacquer painting, fig. 5

Drawing shows six types of brushes on individual strips of paper, cut and pasted on a larger piece of paper in the form of a starburst or asterix. Title from item. Unsigned, possibly by Kano, 1878. From the "La... more

[Circular designs, maple leaves in a bubble and a person blowing bubbles]

[Circular designs, maple leaves in a bubble and a person blowing bubbl...

Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed in pencil on lower left corner of paper mount: Kato Dec. 1878. Fig. 9. Insert anywhere. From the "Lacquer" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Forms part of: David M... more

The Japanese Santa Klaus

The Japanese Santa Klaus

Drawing shows two children standing next to a wall with a circular opening through which Hotei, one of the Japanese seven lucky gods, is reaching to give the children a gift. Title from item. Inscribed lower ri... more

[Domestic cat]

[Domestic cat]

Title devised by Library staff. Unsigned, possibly by Kano, 1878. From the "Social life" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Forms part of: David Murray collection. Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawing... more

Metal design for sword guards

Metal design for sword guards

Title from item. Unsigned, possibly by Kano, 1878. From the "Metal work" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Forms part of: David Murray collection. Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (Library of Congress).

Lattice work

Lattice work

Title from item. Inscribed in pencil on lower left corner of paper mount: Kano Dec. 1878. From the "Construction" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Forms part of: David Murray collection. Forms part of: Ja... more

Ivory vase decorated with lacquer

Ivory vase decorated with lacquer

Drawing shows a vase, decorated with birds and tree branches, sitting on a stand.

Cymbals - drum

Cymbals - drum

Title from item. Inscribed in pencil on lower left corner of paper mount: Kano Dec. 1878. From the "Music" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Forms part of: David Murray collection. Forms part of: Japanese ... more

[Man, full-length, standing, facing left, wearing ornate hat]

[Man, full-length, standing, facing left, wearing ornate hat]

Title devised by Library staff. Japanese(?) text inscribed to the right of the image. Unsigned, possibly by Kano, 1878. From the "Religion" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Forms part of: David Murray col... more

[Japanese man, full-length, standing, facing right, wearing robes of a nobleman, such as emperor or prince]

[Japanese man, full-length, standing, facing right, wearing robes of a...

Title devised by Library staff. Unsigned, possibly by Kano, 1878. From the "Social life" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Forms part of: David Murray collection. Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawing... more

Ornamental lantern post for garden

Ornamental lantern post for garden

Drawing shows stone lantern with tall bush (possibly nandina) and small stones in garden setting.

Night lamp & hand lamp

Night lamp & hand lamp

Drawing shows a large upright lamp and a small lamp. Title from item. Inscribed in pencil on lower left corner of paper mount: Kano Nov. 1878. From the "Social life" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Forms... more

Plan of house and garden

Plan of house and garden

Drawing shows the floorplan of a house amid a Japanese garden. Title from item. Unsigned, possibly by Kano, 1878. Japanese text appears on the right, outside the image box. From the "Construction" series. Gift;... more

Fine lacquer painting, fig. 4

Fine lacquer painting, fig. 4

Drawing shows a hand holding a small paint brush. Title from item. Japanese text appears on the right, outside the image box. Unsigned, possibly by Kano, 1878. From the "Lacquer" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray... more

[Incense pot and burner]

[Incense pot and burner]

Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed in pencil on lower left corner of paper mount: Kano Dec. 1878. From figure in "Kuwacho [?] Dzushi Ki." From the "Religion" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Forms ... more

Mortar

Mortar

Drawing shows a stone(?) wheel pestle on a spool in a tray; mortar and pestle. Title from item. Inscribed in pencil on lower left corner of paper mount: Kano Nov. 1878. From the "Medicine" series. Gift; Mrs. Da... more

[A large tsuri-daiko]

[A large tsuri-daiko]

Title devised by Library staff. Japanese text on the right, outside image box. Inscribed in pencil on lower left corner of paper mount: Kano Nov. 1878. From the "Music" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Fo... more

Domestic cat

Domestic cat

Drawing shows a Japanese Bobtail cat, full-length, standing, facing left. Title from item. Unsigned, possibly by Kano, 1878. From the "Social life" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Forms part of: David Mu... more

[Religious figure sitting on a lotus, facing front, with blue/green halo behind his head]

[Religious figure sitting on a lotus, facing front, with blue/green ha...

Title devised by Library staff. Unsigned, possibly by Kano, 1878. From the "Religion" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Forms part of: David Murray collection. Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (... more

Stone cutter and tools

Stone cutter and tools

Drawing shows a stone cutter chiseling a piece of stone with several types of tools on the ground next to him. Title from item. Inscribed in pencil on lower left corner of paper mount: Kano Nov. 1878. From the ... more

Shishi (lion) placed in front of shinto temples

Shishi (lion) placed in front of shinto temples

Title from item. Japanese text appears on the right, outside the image box. Unsigned, possibly by Kano, 1878. From the "Religion" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Forms part of: David Murray collection. F... more

[A shamisen]

[A shamisen]

Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed in pencil on lower left corner of paper mount: Kano Nov. 1878. From the "Music" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Forms part of: David Murray collection. Forms par... more

[Religious figure, probably a monk, seated, facing slightly left, holding a loop of prayer beads]

[Religious figure, probably a monk, seated, facing slightly left, hold...

Title devised by Library staff. Unsigned, possibly by Kano, 1878. From the "Religion" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Forms part of: David Murray collection. Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (... more

[Two views of a paper lantern, full and with the paper collapsed]

[Two views of a paper lantern, full and with the paper collapsed]

Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed in pencil on lower left corner of paper mount: Kano Nov. 1878. From the "Social life" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Forms part of: David Murray collection. For... more

Carpenters at work

Carpenters at work

Drawing shows carpenters using a hand plane, adz, and a chalk line. Title from item. Inscribed in pencil on lower left corner of paper mount: Kano Dec. '78. From the "Construction" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murr... more

[A koto or Japanese zither]

[A koto or Japanese zither]

Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed in pencil on lower left corner of paper mount: Kano Nov. 1878. From the "Music" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Forms part of: David Murray collection. Forms par... more

[Japanese man, full-length, standing, facing left, wearing minister's robe over kimono]

[Japanese man, full-length, standing, facing left, wearing minister's ...

Title devised by Library staff. Unsigned, possibly by Kano, 1878. From the "Social life" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Forms part of: David Murray collection. Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawing... more

[Man wearing ceremonial costume, carrying a long staff (possibly a small tree trunk sprouting a branch with leaves) and a fan made of feathers; appears to have wings that terminate in sharp points]

[Man wearing ceremonial costume, carrying a long staff (possibly a sma...

Title devised by Library staff. Unsigned, possibly by Kano, 1878. From the "Religion" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Forms part of: David Murray collection. Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (... more

Carpenter's chisels

Carpenter's chisels

Drawing shows eight types of wood chisels. Title from item. Inscribed in pencil on lower left corner of paper mount: Kano Nov. 1878. From the "Construction" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Forms part of:... more

Shading the gold

Shading the gold

Drawing shows a schematic design for applying gold leaf, labeled "light" on one side and "thick" on the other. Title from item. Unsigned, possibly by Kano, 1878. From the "Lacquer" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murr... more

Carpenter's square, ink-line (chalk line), marker

Carpenter's square, ink-line (chalk line), marker

Title from item. Inscribed in pencil on lower left corner of paper mount: Kano Nov. 1878. From the "Construction" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Forms part of: David Murray collection. Forms part of: Ja... more

[Tray or table with offerings]

[Tray or table with offerings]

Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed in pencil on lower left corner of paper mount: Kano Dec. '78. From the "Religion" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Forms part of: David Murray collection. Forms p... more

Fanning mill

Fanning mill

Drawing shows two people operating a fanning mill to winnow grain. Title from item. Inscribed in pencil on lower left corner of paper mount: Kano Oct. 1878. From the "Agriculture" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murra... more

[Carving of a woman, seated, facing front]

[Carving of a woman, seated, facing front]

Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed in pencil on lower left corner of paper mount: Kano Dec. '78. Carved figure of [?] in my collection. From the "Religion" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Forms pa... more

[Box (stove) with drawers, open at top showing grill or hibachi and teapot]

[Box (stove) with drawers, open at top showing grill or hibachi and te...

Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed in pencil on lower left corner of paper mount: Kano Nov. 1878. From the "Social life" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Forms part of: David Murray collection. For... more

Shidari[?] & fusa

Shidari[?] & fusa

Drawing shows a split bamboo screen with silk binding, hook, cord and tassel. Title from item. Unsigned, possibly by Kano, 1878. Japanese text appears on the right, outside the image box. From the "Construction... more

[Acupuncturist with patient]

[Acupuncturist with patient]

Title devised by Library staff. Japanese text appears on the right, outside the image box. Inscribed in pencil on lower left corner of paper mount: Kano Oct. 1878. From the "Medicine" series. Gift; Mrs. David M... more

[Teapot cosy or warmers]

[Teapot cosy or warmers]

Drawing shows two types of teapot warmer or cosy.

Shō (Ch. mus. inst.) - musician of higher rank

Shō (Ch. mus. inst.) - musician of higher rank

Drawing shows a nobleman playing a sho, a panpipe-like Chinese musical instrument. Title from item. From the "Music" series. Gift; Mrs. David Murray; 1909. Forms part of: David Murray collection. Forms part of:... more