Chinese Boys Pulling a Flower Float, from an untitled series of Chinese Children (Karako)

唐子遊び 花車をひく唐子たち

Japanese
Edo period
about 1780 (An'ei 9)
Artist Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0251; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #201.6, and pl. 93

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 25.4 x 18.5 cm (10 x 7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.374

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.19351, 21.5573, 54.374

Signed

Kiyonaga ga

清長画

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24