Blue-crowned Hanging Parrot on Branch of Chinese Parasol Tree, from a set of reproductions of rubbing prints (taku-hon, ishizuri-e)

花鳥版画(複製) 青桐に砂糖鳥

Japanese
Meiji-era copy of Edo-period design
1897 (Meiji 30)?
After Itô Jakuchû (Japanese, 1716–1800)


Catalogue Raisonné

The original print: Kyoto Nat. Mus., Jakuchu! (2000), #146-4

Dimensions

27 x 24.2 cm (10 5/8 x 9 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.8212

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Margins cut off.

A pencil note on the old mat for 47.49 says that the set of 6 reproductions was published in 1897, but so far no other confirmation of that date has been found.

Signed

(seals only)

Markings

Artist's seals

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