Green Caterpillar (Imomushi) and Horsefly (Abu), from the album Ehon mushi erami (Picture Book: Selected Insects)
画本虫撰 「虻 紀定丸 芋虫 條門橘丸」
Asano and Clark 1995, #463.05
Horizontal ôban; 26.5 x 32.3 cm (10 7/16 x 12 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
Volume 1, picture 5.
Poems by Jômon Kitsumaru (for the green caterpillar) and Ki no Sadamaru (for the horsefly).
The artist and publisher are identified on the final page of the album.
The complete, intact album: 2003.247.1-2, 2003.248.1-2, 2003.249.1-2, and 2008.167.1-2.
(this page unsigned)
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection