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Artist: Ay-Ō 靉嘔 (born 1931)
Publisher: Nantenshi Gallery ( opened 1960)
Printer: Kenryō Sukeda 助田憲亮 (born 1941)
Historical period(s)
Showa era, 1974
Ink on paper
H x W (image): 27.6 × 21.6 cm (10 7/8 × 8 1/2 in) H x W (overall): 41 × 30.9 cm (16 1/8 × 12 3/16 in)
Credit Line
Gift of Margot Paul Ernst in memory of Mr. and Mrs. Norman S. Paul
Arthur M. Sackler Collection
Accession Number
On View Location
Sackler Gallery 25: Ay-O’s Happy Rainbow Hell


drinking, Japan, Showa era (1926 - 1989), wine
Provenance research underway.
Published References
  • J. Thomas Rimer. A Lyric Impulse in Modern Japanese Prints and Poetry. vol. II, no. 1 New York, Winter 1989. p.41, fig. 7.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
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