Cranes and Pine Shoots

小松に鶴

Japanese
Edo period
about 1830–44 (Tenpô era)
Artist Katsushika Taito II (Japanese, active about 1810–1853)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 11, Museo d'Arte Orientale, Genoa, II (1989), pl. 117 (uncut sheet)

Dimensions

Harimaze, cut from vertical ôban sheet; 35.4 x 16.3 cm (13 15/16 x 6 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.1861

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

From a vertical ôban sheet divided vertically into two harimaze panels: the cranes to the right, and calligraphy in relief, in the manner of a rubbing, to the left.

MFA impressions: 06.1216, 06.1760, 11.1861

Signed

Taito

戴斗

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection