Artwork Details for Unknown "Senja-Fuda #98"


Unknown - Senja-Fuda #98

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Senja-Fuda #98
by Unknown

Artist:Unknown
Title:Senja-Fuda #98
Date:1890s-1910s
Publisher:Unknown - 不明
Medium:Woodblock - 木版画
Format:Senja-Fuda - 千社札, 12 x 18cm
Condition:Very good.
Price: Sold
Artwork Code:9209-Senjafuda
Notes:Senjafuda (also commonly known as `Senshafuda' or `Senja Fuda') are small Japanese woodblock prints used as votive* cards that were placed on the walls, ceilings and fixtures at shrines and temples by visitors. A tradition from the Edo era, they became very popular as a collectable item around the late Meiji and Taisho periods, with many 'Nousatsu Kai' (Senjafuda Associations) being set up to make and swap senjafuda.


    * - Votive: Expressing or symbolizing a wish, desire, or vow.


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