Blue-crowned Hanging Parrot on Branch of Chinese Parasol Tree, from a set of reproductions of rubbing prints (taku-hon, ishizuri-e)
Meiji-era copy of Edo-period design
1897 (Meiji 30)?
After Itô Jakuchû (Japanese, 1716–1800)
The original print: Kyoto Nat. Mus., Jakuchu! (2000), #146-4
27 x 24.2 cm (10 5/8 x 9 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Not On View
Margins cut off.
A pencil note on the old mat for 47.49 says that the set of 6 reproductions was published in 1897, but so far no other confirmation of that date has been found.
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.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection