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Turtles and a Sake Cup with Plum Blossoms

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Poem by Shikyô

Signed

Gakutei 岳亭

Marks

Artist's seal: Yashima

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; 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, early 1830s

Catalogue Raisonné

Rijksmuseum cat. III, Hokusai and His School (1982), #248

Dimensions

Shikishiban; 20.8 x 18.3 cm (8 3/16 x 7 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9293

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (surimono); ink and color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints