Newly Published Collection of Cats (Shinpan neko tsukushi)

「しん板猫つくし」

Japanese
Meiji era
1870s–1880s
Artist Utagawa Kunisada III (Kunimasa IV, Toyokuni V) (Japanese, 1848–1920), Publisher Yamashiroya Jinbei (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36 x 24.4 cm (14 3/16 x 9 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

00.1251

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Kunimasa ga

国まさ画

Markings

No censor's seal
No blockcutter's mark

改印:なし
彫師:なし

Provenance

By 1900, William Perkins Babcock (b. 1826 - d. 1899), Boston and Paris; 1900, bequest of William Perkins Babcock to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 05, 1900)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock