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still life of inkstone and slab, handscroll
  • Katsushika Taito II
    active circa 1818–1844
    active: Japan
  • still life of inkstone and slab, handscroll, 1831, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1410

Still life image of a potted plant, a hand scroll, and an ink stone and slab. There is a small statue of a bunny in the bottom right corner of the print and there is calligraphy throughout the top of the print. Poems by Shūchōdō, Shōgentei Yamamichi, Kachōtei Sonoko, and Kōsuitei Murako.