Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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unidentified album sheet
  • Japan
  • unidentified album sheet, date unknown
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • woodcut
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 1986.0305.b
Description

Black-and-white image of a butterfly with foliage. There is a butterfly in the top right quadrant. It has a black spot and black tips on its larger wings. It has lines on all of its wings. It is facing the bottom left corner. There are plants in the rest of the composition, some with flowers. There is calligraphy in the top left corner.