Shoson (1877 - 1945), "A Carp Leaping a Waterfall"
|Title||A Carp Leaping a Waterfall|
|Medium||Original Japanese Woodblock Print|
|Series Title||Aquatic Animals|
|Reference No||CCC S39.4 (Cat. 170)|
|Size||11 x 9 -3/4 " Shikishiban-format|
Notes: Signed Shoson, with artist's red seal.
First shown at the Toledo Exhibition in 1935, the catalog states: 'The effort of the carp to master the waterfall is presented to Japanese children as a lesson in perserverance'.