Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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bush warbler on plum branch (uguisu)
  • Katsushika Hokusai
    1760–1849
    born: Katsushika ward, Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan
  • bush warbler on plum branch (uguisu), circa early 1800s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1393
Description
Literature

Bush warbler (uguisu) on plum branch. Poem by Ōbokutei Namindo.