Lion and Cub

唐獅子の子落とし

Japanese
Edo period
early 1860s
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige II (Shigenobu) (Japanese, 1826–1869), Publisher Yamashiroya Jinbei (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Genshoku ukiyo-e dai hyakka jiten 3 (1982), #79

Dimensions

Vertical ôban, upright diptych; 70.8 x 23.3 cm (27 7/8 x 9 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

47.20

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Ôju Hiroshige hitsu

応需広重筆

Markings

Artist's seal: Rissen

Provenance

1947, gift of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich