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Japanese funeral customs: after the cremation: three women and a child pick bones from the ashes with chopsticks and place them in an urn. Watercolour, ca. 1880 (?).

Date
1880
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565939i
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Description

Left, a Buddhist monk walks off; right, two men converse, watched by a child

Publication/Creation

1880

Physical description

1 painting : ink, watercolour and gouache ; image and border 13.6 x 21.3 cm

Notes

On the same backing sheet as record number 565937i in this catalogue

Lettering note

Bears number on backing paper: [ju-san (13)]

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 565939i

Languages

  • Japanese

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