Ehon mushi erami (Picture Book of Selected Insects)

画本虫撰 「蝶 稀成年、 蜻蛉 一富士二鷹」

Japanese
Edo period
1788 (Tenmei 8)
Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806), Publisher Tsutaya Jûzaburô (Kôshodô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #463; Ryerson p. 221

Dimensions

Overall: 25.1 x 18.2 cm (9 7/8 x 7 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

2003.247.1-2

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink, color, and mica on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

Signed

Kitagawa Utamaro hitsu
喜多川歌麿筆

Provenance

December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the library of the Museum. (Accession Date: June 20, 2003)

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection