Volume 1, picture 7. Poems by Asakusa no Ichihito (for the praying mantis) and Ikimi Kuronari (for the cone-headed grasshopper). The artist and publisher are identified on the final page of the album. The complete, intact album: 2003.247.1-2, 2003.248.1-2, 2003.249.1-2, and 2008.167.1-2.
(this page unsigned)
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection
Japanese, Edo period, 1788 (Tenmei 8)
Asano and Clark 1995, #463.07
Horizontal ôban; 26.4 x 32.4 cm (10 3/8 x 12 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper