Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Ki Baitei
    born: Kyoto, Japan ; died: Otsu, Japan ; active: Japan
  • Haiga, late 1700s–early 1800s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • ink, color on paper
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 27.6 x 18.6 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 10 7/8 x 7 5/16 in
    Mount Dimensions: 50 x 14 in
    Roller Dimensions: 16 x 1 in
  • Anonymous gift
  • Not on display
  • 1978.0083
Label Text

A figure with hair tied in a bun, bends on one knee and has a slender object held to the mouth and pointed into a ceramic? object. Swirling calligraphy on the top part of the composition.