large frog in center and small mouse in LRC; text filling background

Frog and Mouse, late 18th - early 19th century

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The small white mouse contrasts starkly with the large frog, while a moral relating the two fills the empty background. The signature reads, “Dairyūsai Getsuju while drinking,” suggesting the painting may have been created during a drinking party. Little else is known about the artist.

Details
Title
Frog and Mouse
Artist Life
active late 18th - early 19th century
Role
Artist
Accession Number
2013.29.157
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large frog in center and small mouse in LRC; text filling background