Dragonfly and Hardy Begonia (Tonbo to shûkaidô)
Polychrome woodblock print, ink and color on paper, embossing (gauffrage)
Image: 38.4 x 12.9 cm (15 1/8 x 5 1/16 inches)
Signature / Inscription / Marks
Shûkaidô/sono ha a nani o/nani omoi
Begonia flower--/tell us what, what in the world/are those leaves thinking?
Japan; Edo (location)
Gift of Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr.
Projects & Publications
The images on this website can enable discovery and collaboration and support new scholarship, and we encourage their use. This object is in the public domain (CC0 1.0). This object is Dragonfly and Hardy Begonia (Tonbo to shûkaidô) with the accession number of 34.225. To request high-resolution files or new photography, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org and include your name and the object's accession number.
We view our online collection as a living documents, and our records are frequently revised and enhanced. If you have additional information or have spotted an error, please send feedback to email@example.com.