Mother Watching Her Child Sleep under a Mosquito Net

幌蚊帳に寝る子と見まもる母

Japanese
Edo period
about 1780 (An'ei 9)
Artist Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0272; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #447; Pins, The Japanese Pillar Print (1982), #690

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 68.5 x 11.8 cm (26 15/16 x 4 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.5516

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Kiyonaga ga
清長画

Provenance

February 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from J. Clarence Webster Collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection