Turtles and a Sake Cup with Plum Blossoms

梅、杯に亀

Japanese
Edo period
early 1830s
Artist Yashima Gakutei (Japanese, 1786?–1868)


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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Poem by Shikyô

Signed

Gakutei
岳亭

Markings

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