Kawanabe Kyosai (Japanese, 1831-1889). <em>Standing Screen (Tsuitate) of a Tiger</em>, 1878. Color woodblock print on paper, 9 x 11 5/16 in. (22.9 x 28.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Estate of Dr. Eleanor Z. Wallace, 2007.32.20 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 2007.32.20_PS20.jpg)

Standing Screen (Tsuitate) of a Tiger

Artist:Kawanabe Kyosai

Medium: Color woodblock print on paper

Geograhical Locations:


Dimensions: 9 x 11 5/16 in. (22.9 x 28.7 cm)



Accession Number: 2007.32.20

Image: 2007.32.20_PS20.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Surimono (privately published)-quality print in horizontal format. Table-top still life depicting scholar's objects and a flowering branch in front of a standing screen (tsuitate) depicting a tiger. The artist's signature and seal appear on the screen as if they are the screen's signature and seal and serve as a reminder that the artist is a specialist in animal subjects. Condition: Stable

Brooklyn Museum