Child Prodigies of Calligraphy: Gyokkashi Eimo (R) and Minamoto no Shigeyuki (L)

源成之の席書 玉花子の席書 (校合摺)

Japanese
Edo period
about 1783 (Tenmei 3)
Artist Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #1051; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #579

Dimensions

One of two vertical chûban prints on uncut horizontal ôban sheet; 27 x 38.6 cm (10 5/8 x 15 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.40.62b

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (key block); ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Kiyonaga ga
清長画

Provenance

Anonymous gift (in compliance with Chie Hirano's wish) June 13, 1940

Credit Line

Anonymous gift