Divers Gathering Coral in the South Seas

南海で珊瑚を狩る

Japanese
Edo period
about early 1760s
Artist Kitao Shigemasa (Japanese, 1739–1820), Publisher Tsuru Shin (Japanese)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 30.3 x 14 cm (11 15/16 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.5844

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Kitao Shigemasa ga
北尾重政画

Provenance

Formerly in the Sumitomo collection; June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Yamanaka & Co.; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection