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porcelain frog case and branch of yamabuki flowers
  • Chōtei Hisazumi
    active circa late 1810s
    active: Japan
  • porcelain frog case and branch of yamabuki flowers, circa late 1810s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1617

Color print depicting a small, rectangular bowl, inside of which there are rocks and a frog. The bowl is decorated on the exterior with a golden and blue pattern. There is a flowering branch behind the bowl, and the lid of the bowl is in the foreground, in the right side of the print. There is calligraphy in the top left corner of the print.