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Carp in Waterfall

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Signed

Keisai hitsu 渓斎筆

Marks

Artist's seal: Eisen

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (LOT #184); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period,

Catalogue Raisonné

Chiba City Museum of Art, Keisai Eisen (2012), #313

Dimensions

Vertical ôban, upright diptych; 73 x 24.6 cm (28 3/4 x 9 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4822

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints