Joo and Uba Nobori

$525.00
  • ft-7464
  • ft-7464
  • Joo and Uba Nobori
  • Joo and Uba Nobori

Joo and Uba Nobori

$525.00

 

This hand painted nobori (banner) depicts the legend of Joo and Uba, one of the oldest in all of Japanese mythology. They are said to appear from the mist at Lake Takasago. The old man and his wife are usually portrayed talking happily together. The story is portrayed in a famous Noh play Takasago no Uta.

  • Cotton
  • Taisho Era (1912-1926)
  • 33'' x 164'' (width, length)
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