Artwork Details for Kiyokata, Kaburagi (1886-1972) "Spring Pony (Harukoma)"


Kiyokata, Kaburagi (1886-1972) - Spring Pony (Harukoma) - 春駒

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Spring Pony (Harukoma) - 春駒
by Kiyokata, Kaburagi (1886-1972) - 鏑木清方

Artist:Kiyokata, Kaburagi (1886-1972) - 鏑木清方
Title:Spring Pony (Harukoma) - 春駒
Date:1930s/30s
Publisher:Self
Medium:Scroll/Makuri roll - 掛軸ーまくり
Format:Long scroll - 掛軸, 56 x 192cm
Artwork Code:9473-Kaburagi_Kiyokata
Notes:Image area is 41 x 98cm. Includes original artist signed and sealed scroll box.

A "koma" is a young pony. The "Spring Horse" dance is a custom where a young entertainer holding a hobby horse dance prop makes the rounds of the neighbourhood during the lunar New Year, dancing to the tune of a drum and shamisen. This dance is also performed by geisha and maiko to entertain their customers, as depicted in this scroll.

This artwork is from my personal collection and is not for sale.

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