Fortune-telling according to the beliefs of Onmyôdô (Yin-yang divination), a Japanese version of Taoist magic, whose most famous practitioner was the Heian-period court astrologer Abe Seimei.
Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆
Acquired by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright, as part of Kacho Lot; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection
Japanese, Edo period, 1847–52 (Kôka 4–Kaei 5)
Vertical ôban; 36.3 x 24.6 cm (14 5/16 x 9 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper