Ink drawing, on handmade paper, believed to be Shen Nung

Made:
1970-1990 in Japan
maker:
Dr Yoshio Manaka
and
Unknown

Aluminium framed ink drawing, on handmade paper, believed to be Shen Nung a mythical figure associated with traditional healing and the introduction of herbal medicines, from the surgery of a British practitioner c.1996, probably by Dr Yoshio Manaka, Japanese, 1970-1990.

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Category:
Asian Medicine
Object Number:
2002-481
Materials:
aluminium (metal), brass (copper, zinc alloy), complete, glass, hardboard, mild steel, paper (fibre product), silk, synthetic textile
type:
frame - furnishing
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • furnishing and equipment
  • furnishing - artefact
credit:
Kelley, R.

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