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poet and plum tree
  • Ryūryūkyo Shinsai
    active: Japan
  • poet and plum tree, circa late 1810s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 214 x 185 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 84 1/4 x 72 13/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1523
Label Text

Color print of a screen decorated on the left side with two women in an outdoor setting, and on the right side with a flowering tree branch. There is a green background throughout the screen, and a pink border around each of the two panels. Poems by Seikaitei Kamendo and Shōzanrō Shigemi.