White Rooster on a Drum
Meiji-era copy of Edo-period design
1890s copy of 1825 original
Artist Totoya Hokkei (Japanese, 1780–1850)
Keyes, Art of Surimono (Chester Beatty cat., 1985), vol. 2, List of surimono copies in square format, #73; the original: Rijksmuseum, The Ear Catches the Eye (2001), #20
Shikishiban; 21.1 x 18.1 cm (8 5/16 x 7 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (surimono); ink, color, and metallic pigment on paper
Not On View
Group A copy of a picture calendar for 1825.
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.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection