Mandarin Ducks, Iris, and Arrowheads, from the series Kashinsai (?)

「夏神細」ヵ 杜若、水葵、鴛

Japanese
Edo period
about 1730
Artist Nishimura Shigenaga (Japanese, 1697?–1756), Publisher Igaya Kan'emon (Bunkidô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Paine, Oriental Art NS, v. IX, no. 1 (1963), fig. 17; Gunsaulus, AIC cat. I (1955), p. 190, #10

Dimensions

Hosoban; 33.5 x 15.6 cm (13 3/16 x 6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

06.713

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (urushi-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color and nikawa

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Yamato gakô Nishimura Shigenaga hitsu

大和画工 西村重長筆

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection