One of two illustrations from a poetry album.
Between 1906 and 1909, acquired by Mr. and Mrs. John Osgood (Elizabeth Cameron) Blanchard in Japan; April 1916, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at Blanchard sale, American Art Galleries, New York; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection
Japanese, Edo period, 1833 (Tenpô 4)
- Artist Totoya Hokkei, Japanese, 1780–1850
Keyes, Art of Surimono (Chester Beatty cat., 1985), vol. 1, #147; Polster & Marks, Surimono (1980), p. 205
20.5 x 30.2 cm (8 1/16 x 11 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper