Benten Pond, Shiba


Artist: Kawase Hasui 川瀬巴水 (1883 - 1957)
Publisher: Sakai Kawaguchi 酒井川口
Historical period(s)
Taisho era, 1929.8
Woodblock print; ink and color on paper
H x W (image): 24.2 x 36.4 cm (9 1/2 x 14 5/16 in)
Credit Line
Robert O. Muller Collection
Robert O. Muller collection
Accession Number
On View Location
Sackler Gallery 26d: Japan Modern: Prints in the Age of Photography

Woodblock print

bridge, Japan, lotus, Robert O. Muller collection, Taisho era (1912 - 1926), WWII-era provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Robert O. Muller 1911 - 2003


"Kawase" seal

Published References
  • James T. Ulak, Joan B. Mirviss, Chris Uhlenbeck, Marije Jansen, Henk Herwig. Printed to Perfection: Twentieth-century Japanese prints from the Robert O. Muller Collection. Washington and Amsterdam, 2004. cat. 62, p. 80.
  • James T. Ulak. Beautiful Shin-Hanga: Revitalization of Ukiyo-e. Exh. cat. Tokyo, 2009. cat. 4-64, p. 184.
  • Kendall H. Brown. Kawase Hasui: The Complete Woodblock Prints. 2 vols., Amsterdam. .
  • Hizo ukiyoe taikan (Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in Western Collections). 2 vols., Tokyo. .
  • Narasaki Muneshige. Kawase Hasui Mokuhangashu. Tokyo. .
  • Amy Reigle Newland. Visions of Japan: Kawase Hasui's Masterpieces. Amsterdam. .
  • Amy Reigle Newland Okamoto Hiromi. The New Wave: Twentieth-Century Japanese Prints from the Robert O. Muller Collection. Leiden and London. .
  • Toledo Museum of Art. A Special Exhibition of Modern Japanese Prints, An Exhibit Held at the Toledo Museum of Art from March 2 to March 30, 1930. Exh. cat. Toledo. .
  • Toledo Museum of Art. Modern Japanese Prints: Woodblock Prints by Ten Artists: a retrospective view of five years work by Hakuho, Hasui, Kiyoshi [etc.] ... augmenting a previous exposition by the Toledo Museum of Art, in March nineteen hundred and thirty; January nineteen hund. Exh. cat. Toledo. .
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
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Rights Statement

Copyright with artist

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