Crossing a Log Bridge, from the album Colors of Spring (Haru no iro)
1794 (Kansei 6)
Artist Kubo Shunman (Japanese, 1757–1820)
Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 3, British Museum III (1987), pl. 224 (the book: pls. 220-6); Keyes, Art of Surimono (Chester Beatty cat., 1985), vol. 2, #382.8
Horizontal ôban; 22 x 37.5 cm (8 11/16 x 14 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
From an album of kyôka poetry with illustrations by Tsutsumi Tôrin, Suzuki Rinshô, Shunman, Utamaro and Shigemasa.
The complete book: 2011.1056, 2011.1063
Shôsadô Kubo Shunman ga
Artist's seals: Shun, Man
May 7, 1918, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at the F. May sale; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection