Korea (Chôsen) [sic; actually a Western scene], No. 2 from the series Chinese and Japanese Scenes (Tôwa keiseki)

「唐和景夕 二 朝セン」

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Utagawa Toyoharu (Japanese, 1735–1814), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Horizontal yotsugiri (quarter ôban); 12.5 x 17 cm (4 15/16 x 6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.54.100

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.21801 (uncut sheet of two images), RES.54.95 (right image only), RES.54.100 (left image only)

Signed

Utagawa Toyoharu ga
歌川豊春画

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