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Orchid Grass, Chinese Woman, and Bamboo, from the series A Mirror of Stone Rubbings by Famous Artists, Ancient and Modern

Orchid Grass, Chinese Woman, and Bamboo, from the series A Mirror of Stone Rubbings by Famous Artists, Ancient and Modern

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Utagawa Hiroshige

Artist
Utagawa Hiroshige
(Japanese, 1797 - 1858)
Title
Orchid Grass, Chinese Woman, and Bamboo, from the series A Mirror of Stone Rubbings by Famous Artists, Ancient and Modern
Date
1830-1840
Medium
Color woodcut
Dimensions
344 x 246 mm Overall
Credit
Bequest of John H. Van Vleck
Accession No.
1980.2025
Classification
Prints
Geography
Japan

Related

By 1925, purchased in Japan by Frank Lloyd Wright; ca. 1926, acquired by The Bank of Wisconsin; 1928, sold to Edward Burr Van Vleck (Madison, WI); 1943, passed through inheritance to Edward’s son, John H. Van Vleck (Madison, WI); 9 January 1980, bequeathed by John H. Van Vleck to the Elvehjem Museum of Art [now called Chazen Museum of Art]

  • Elvehjem Museum of Art. "The Edward Burr Van Vleck Collection of Japanese Prints." Madison: Elvehjem Museum of Art, 1990 p. 176

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