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Crossing a Log Bridge, from the album Colors of Spring (Haru no iro)

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From an album of kyôka poetry with illustrations by Tsutsumi Tôrin, Suzuki Rinshô, Shunman, Utamaro and Shigemasa. The complete book: 2011.1056, 2011.1063

Signed

Shôsadô Kubo Shunman ga

Marks

Artist's seals: Shun, Man

Provenance

May 7, 1918, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at the F. May sale; 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, 1794 (Kansei 6)

Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 3, British Museum III (1987), pl. 224 (the book: pls. 220-6); Keyes, Art of Surimono (Chester Beatty cat., 1985), vol. 2, #382.8

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 22 x 37.5 cm (8 11/16 x 14 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.6202

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints