A dragon ascending from waves.

Dragons are one of the four sacred creatures thought to have powers to live in the heavens, on land, and in water. As such, they are often depicted descending from the clouds or ascending from waves.

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Purchased with Funds provided by the B.C. Lottery Fund and the Asian Art Society of Victoria
c. 1903
JAPAN
AGGV 87.7
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