Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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page from book
  • Hambei
    1660–1692
    active: Japan, Japan
  • page from book, 1600s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 226 x 165 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 8 7/8 x 6 1/2 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 270 x 178 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 10 5/8 x 7 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Dr. J. E. Val-Mejias
  • Not on display
  • 2005.0206
Description

Black line image. Vertical orientation, rectangular image with black line border. Bottom left corner, foreground, lotus pond with small willow tree at bottom center. Two figures, a man and a woman, at right side, just below center, third figure at left side, just below center. Horizontal lines near figures. Hills in background, top third, with abstract trees. Moon surrounded by horizontal lines in the sky. Abstract clouds at top and bottom with horizontal lines.
Additional information on mat in German.