Plovers and Waves, from the album Kôrin gafu (An Album of Pictures by Kôrin)

光琳画譜 千鳥と波

Japanese
Edo period
1802 (Kyôwa 2)
Artist Nakamura Hôchû (Japanese, active about 1799–1818), After Ogata Kôrin (Japanese, 1658–1716)


Catalogue Raisonné

Keyes, The Art of Surimono (Chester Beatty cat.), vol. 2 (1985), p. 450 (description only)

Dimensions

25.7 x 36.5 cm (10 1/8 x 14 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.5500

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Volume 2, Picture 23.

Signed

(seal only)

Markings

Artist's seal: Kakô

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