EAST 118: Modern Japanese Literature and Film

  Utagawa Kuniyoshi (Japanese, 1797 - 1861)
Elephants and Birds Helping Da Shun (Tai Shun) Cultivate Land in the Li Mountains Whence He was Driven by His Family's Cruelty, from the series A Mirror for Children of the
Twenty-four Paragons of Filial Piety
, ca. 1840
Color woodblock print
Overall: 9 7/8 x 14 11/16 in.
(251 x 373 mm)
Mary A. Ainsworth Bequest, 1950.569