Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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book illustration
  • Suzuki Harunobu
    circa 1725–1770
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan
  • book illustration, 1767
  • 絵本千代の松 Ehon Chiyo no matsu
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • woodcut
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2201.m
Description

Black and white landscape. There is a corner projection of a deck or balcony in the bottom left corner. There is a vase with flowers at lower left. There are pine tree branches at bottom right. There is a ledge which runs rum upper left to center right, behind it is water and clouds. There is calligraphy on top of the clouds.