Flower Ball (Kusudama) and Bamboo Blind

御簾に薬玉

Japanese
Edo period
about 1798–9 (Kansei 10–11)
Artist Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760–1849)


Dimensions

Ebangire; 20.7 x 55.8 cm (8 1/8 x 21 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7872

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (surimono); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Sôri aratame Hokusai Shin (Tatsu) ga
宗理改北斎辰画

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