Red Dragonfly (Akatonbo). Locust (Inago), from the Picture Book of Crawling Creatures (Ehon mushi erami).
|Caption||Red Dragonfly (Akatonbo). Locust (Inago), from the Picture Book of Crawling Creatures (Ehon mushi erami). Date: 1788, Edo period (1615–1868). Japan. Accession number: JP1051.|
|Creator||Kitagawa Utamaro artist Japanese (ca 1754–1806)|
|Artwork medium||page from woodblock-printed book; ink and colour on paper|
|Credit||The Metropolitan Museum of Art|
|Insects Dragonflies Flowers Plants Woodblock Red Dragonfly Akatonbo Locust Inago Picture Book of Crawling Creatures Ehon mushi erami Japan Edo period Kitagawa Utamaro|
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