Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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basket of chrysanthemums
  • Kitagawa Utamaro
    1754–1806
    active: Japan
  • basket of chrysanthemums, circa 1810, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 351 x 236 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 13 13/16 x 9 1/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 351 x 236 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 13 13/16 x 9 1/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7890
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Black cart with bamboo basket into which three types of chrysanthemums are placed. Plain background.