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Japanese netsuke of a dancer, by Rakumin

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An image of Netsuke/katabori. Dancer. Rakumin, Edo Period (1603-1868). Smiling figure of a dancer wearing a kimono and a hat tied beneath his chin and holding a drum under his left arm. His hair and features are stained for effect. Himotoshi at the back. Ivory, carved and stained, circa 1800-1868. Edo Period.

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Netsuke/katabori. Dancer. Rakumin, Edo Period (1603-1868). Smiling figure of a dancer wearing a kimono and a hat tied beneath his chin and holding a drum under his left arm. His hair and features are stained for effect. Himotoshi at the back. Ivory, carved and stained, circa 1800-1868. Edo Period.

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  • Accession Number: O.73-1991
  • Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
  • Aperture: f/32.0
  • Focal length: 100
  • Camera: Canon EOS 5D
  • Photographer name: Image Library; Fitzwilliam Museum
  • Image height: 1025 pixels
  • Image width: 809 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5.4 (Windows)
  • Filesize: 434.90kB
  • Exposure time: 1/30
  • ISO Speed: 100
  • Fnumber: 32/1
  • Captured: 2000:01:01 06:30:05

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19th Century carved costume dance dancers drums Edo Period Fitz_AA Japanese katabori kimono male mouth music musical instruments netsuke open mouthed Rakumin smile smiling stained

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