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Nihon hana zue
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Nihon hana zue

Description Provenance Inscription Credit
Description Writing a poem on a long and narrow piece of paper ("tanzaku") and attaching it to a tree or other object can be a way of sending a message. For instance: Once again in love, Once more regret- as fleeting As cherry blossoms.
Provenance Mr. and Mrs. C. R. Snell, Jr. [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1987, by gift.
Inscriptions [Signature] On print: Gekko
Credit Gift of Mr. and Mrs. C. R. Snell, Jr., 1987

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1897 (Meiji)
mulberry paper, pigments
Accession Number
14 3/16 x 9 7/16 in. (36 x 24 cm)
Location Within Museum
Not On View


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