Taito II : Swimming carp
Artist: Katushika Taito II (active ca. 1810-1850)
Title: Swimming carp
A carp swims towards the surface, mouth open. He is surrounded by eddying water and aquatic plants. The ishizuiri-e panel at left has been trimmed, as is the case with several museum examples, including the Michener example at the Art Institute of Chicago. There are a number of different states.
Condition: Very good impression, color and condition.
Dimensions: 38.4 x 17.4
Signature: Katsushika Taito fude Sealed: Fumio
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