Goldfish and Killifish

金魚に目高

Japanese
Edo period
about 1837 (Tenpô 8)
Artist Utagawa Kuniyoshi (Japanese, 1797–1861), Publisher Tsujiokaya Bunsuke (Kinshôdô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Schaap, Heroes and Ghosts (1998), #239 (uncut vertical ôban sheet); Suzuki et al., Utagawa Kuniyoshi ten (1996), #205 (uncut); Suzuki 1992, #448

Dimensions

Chûtanzaku; 39 x 13 cm (15 3/8 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

06.1461

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Chôôrô Kuniyoshi ga
朝櫻楼国芳画

Markings

Artist's seal: Ichiyûsai

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection