Water Hyacinth (Hoteisô), from the series Plants for the Kasumi Circle (Kasumiren sômoku awase)

「霞連草木合 布袋草」

Japanese
Edo period
mid to late 1810s
Artist Kubo Shunman (Japanese, 1757–1820)


Catalogue Raisonné

Polster & Marks, Surimono (1980), p. 409; another print in the series: Hillier, Japanese Prints and Drawings from the Vever Collection (1976), fig. 527

Dimensions

Shikishiban; 20.7 x 18.1 cm (8 1/8 x 7 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.6194

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (surimono); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

For a similar print (maybe a different state of this print), see McKee, Japanese Poetry Prints (2006), cat. no. 3

Signed

Shunman sei
俊満製

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection