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Pomegranate and Two Birds

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Koryûsai ga 湖龍斎画

Provenance

Formerly in the Sumitomo collection; June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Yamanaka & Co.; 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, about 1770 (Meiwa 7)

Catalogue Raisonné

Hockley 2003, p. 276, #E-33; Waterhouse, Images of Eighteenth-Century Japan (1975), #103 (with different colors)

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 24.6 x 19 cm (9 11/16 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.8240

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints