Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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still life
  • Totoya Hokkei
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo) Japan
  • still life, 1813, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 182 x 143 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 71 5/8 x 56 1/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1426

Image of an ocher colored bowl with seafood inside. The lid is propped on the side with a black circle in the center and black characters around it. There are also black characters evenly spaced around the bowl. There is black, peach, and white seafood inside. There is calligraphy in the top left quadrant. Poem by Susuki no Kokendo.