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Firefly - Pearson Scott Foresman Archives
Hara Yoyusai - Ornamental Comb (kushi) with Fireflies in a Grassy Moor - Walters 67581

Hara Yoyusai - Ornamental Comb (kushi) with Fireflies in a Grassy Moor...

Hara Yoyusai (Japanese, 1772-1845). 'Ornamental Comb (kushi) with Fireflies in a Grassy Moor,' early 19th century. gold lacquer. Walters Art Museum (67.581): Acquired by Henry Walters.

Iwamoto Kansai - Tsuba with Fireflies in Bamboo - Walters 51231

Iwamoto Kansai - Tsuba with Fireflies in Bamboo - Walters 51231

The raised rim of this tsuba is in the form of bamboo stalks. On the front, two fireflies are depicted nestled in bamboo. On the reverse is a stalk of bamboo and water. Fireflies are associated with summer and ... More

Japanese - Box for Writing Implements (suzuri bako) with Fireflies and Reeds - Walters 6777 - Top

Japanese - Box for Writing Implements (suzuri bako) with Fireflies and...

Anonymous (Japanese). 'Box for Writing Implements (suzuri bako) with Fireflies and Reeds,' 19th century. lacquer, coral, tortoise shell, shell. Walters Art Museum (67.77): Acquired by Henry Walters.

Shiokawa Bunrin - Fireflies Among Reeds - Walters 3577

Shiokawa Bunrin - Fireflies Among Reeds - Walters 3577

Fireflies illuminate the surrounding reeds and flowing stream below. Bunrin's rendering of a humid atmosphere captures the serenity of a summer evening.

NDL-DC 2586549-27 Kawase Hasui S05 crd

NDL-DC 2586549-27 Kawase Hasui S05 crd

日本語: 昭和10(1935)年に渡辺画版店から出版された川瀬巴水の版画集内の作品「大宮 見沼川」、単品としては昭和5年に出版されている。 English: Minuma River at Ōmiya (Ōmiya Minuma-gawa)

NDL-DC 2586549-27 Kawase Hasui S05

NDL-DC 2586549-27 Kawase Hasui S05

日本語: 昭和10(1935)年に渡辺画版店から出版された川瀬巴水の版画集内の作品「大宮 見沼川」、単品としては昭和5年に出版されている。 English: Minuma River at Ōmiya (Ōmiya Minuma-gawa)

Ishikawa Toyonobu - (Beauty Holding a Firefly Cage) - 74.1.60 - Minneapolis Institute of Art
MET DP149357 - Public domain dedication. Metropolitan Museum of Art image.

MET DP149357 - Public domain dedication. Metropolitan Museum of Art im...

from the series Thirty-six Elegant Selections Public domain scan of 1890s woodcut print, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Hotarugari Mizuno Toshikata - Public domain portrait print

Hotarugari Mizuno Toshikata - Public domain portrait print

日本語: 水野年方「三十六佳撰」より『螢狩 天明頃婦人』1891年 English: Hotarugari, Firefly Catching, by Mizuno Toshikata. Ukiyoe, Japanese woodblock print, 1891. Catching Fireflies: Women of the Tenmei Era[1781-89] (Hotaru-gari, Tenmei k... More

Catching Fireflies in Midsummer, artist unknown, Japan, Edo period, 1800s AD, woodblock print on paper - Tokyo National Museum - Tokyo, Japan - DSC09283

Catching Fireflies in Midsummer, artist unknown, Japan, Edo period, 18...

Exhibit in the Tokyo National Museum - Tokyo, Japan. Public domain photograph of 17th, 18th, 19th-century Japanese woodblock print, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Hotarugari - A book with a drawing of people playing in the water

Hotarugari - A book with a drawing of people playing in the water

日本語: 摂津名所図会「蛍狩り」1796~1798English: Firefly Viewing in the 18th century Japan. It used to be a Japanese summer evening tradition. People with fans enjoyed flying firefly's lights in the dark. Some people caught... More

Fireflies at Ochanomizu LACMA M.71.100.82

Fireflies at Ochanomizu LACMA M.71.100.82

Japan, circa 1880 Alternate Title: Ochanomizu hotaru Prints; woodcuts Color woodblock print Gift of Carl Holmes (M.71.100.82) Japanese Art