Actor (?) as Yaoya Oshichi, with a Birdcage

八百屋お七とかごの鳥

Japanese
Edo period
about 1730s
Artist Unknown, Japanese


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e taisei 2 (1931), #59

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.6 x 15.1 cm (12 7/16 x 5 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6196

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (urushi-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color and nikawa

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Provenance

May 1915, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection