Benten Pond, Shiba

Artist: Kawase Hasui 川瀬巴水 (1883 - 1957)
Publisher: Sakai Kawaguchi 酒井川口
Historical period(s)
Showa 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
Currently not on view

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
  • 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. 62, p. 80.
  • James T. Ulak. Beautiful Shin-Hanga: Revitalization of Ukiyo-e. Exh. cat. Tokyo, 2009. cat. 4-64, p. 184.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Whistler's Neighborhood
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with artist

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