Spring Shower at Shiba Park, from the series Twelve Months of Tokyo

Artist: Kawase Hasui 川瀬巴水 (1883 - 1957)
Publisher: S. Watanabe Color Print Co.
Historical period(s)
Taisho era, April 12, 1921
Woodblock print; ink and color on paper
H x W (image): 26 x 26 cm (10 1/4 x 10 1/4 in)
Credit Line
Robert O. Muller Collection
Robert O. Muller collection
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view

Woodblock print

cherry blossom, cherry tree, Japan, park, rain, Robert O. Muller collection, spring, Taisho era (1912 - 1926), WWII-era provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Robert O. Muller 1911 - 2003

Published References
  • 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. .
  • 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. .
  • Amy Reigle Newland Okamoto Hiromi. The New Wave: Twentieth-Century Japanese Prints from the Robert O. Muller Collection. Leiden and London. .
  • Amy Reigle Newland. Visions of Japan: Kawase Hasui's Masterpieces. Amsterdam. .
  • Narasaki Muneshige. Kawase Hasui Mokuhangashu. Tokyo. .
  • Hizo ukiyoe taikan (Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in Western Collections). 2 vols., Tokyo. .
  • Kendall H. Brown. Kawase Hasui: The Complete Woodblock Prints. 2 vols., Amsterdam. .
  • 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. 57, p. 75.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
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Rights Statement

Copyright with museum

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