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Maple Leaves at the Waterfall River (Takinogawa momiji), from the album The Evergreen Waterfall (Tokiwa no taki)

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One of two illustrations from a poetry album.

Signed

Hokkei 北渓

Provenance

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.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 1833 (Tenpô 4)

Catalogue Raisonné

Keyes, Art of Surimono (Chester Beatty cat., 1985), vol. 1, #147; Polster & Marks, Surimono (1980), p. 205

Dimensions

20.5 x 30.2 cm (8 1/16 x 11 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4076

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints