Chinese Girls Playing Cards, No. 8 from the series The Children Say "This Is Japan!" and Play the Games That They See in the Picturebooks (Yôdô iu koitsu wa Nippon, ezôshi o mite yori sono gai o asobu)

「幼童云此奴和日本 八」 かるた取り

Japanese
Edo period
about 1791 (Kansei 3)
Artist Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815), Publisher Tsutaya Jûzaburô (Kôshodô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0928; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #253.8

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 24.6 x 18.6 cm (9 11/16 x 7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.641

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Kiyonaga ga

清長画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame

改印:極

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection