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Kikujidō seated by a stream
  • Toyohisa II
    active circa 1830
    active: Japan
  • Kikujidō seated by a stream, 1830, 9th month, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 351 x 490 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 138 3/16 x 192 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 25 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7522
Label Text

Horizontal composition of a figure in a landscape, text fills left half of composition. Kikujidō sits in the lower right quadrant, resting on the grass. A small stream curves around him from just below center to the bottom right corner, vegetation lines the stream. Stream is visible in background landscape. Text and seal at lower right corner.