Parody of Chao Fu (Sofu) with His Ox and Xu You (Kyoyo) at the Waterfall

見立許由、巣父図

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Nishimura Shigenaga (Japanese, 1697?–1756)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 1 (1983), pl. 140

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 70.8 x 16.1 cm (27 7/8 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5870

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (beni-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Senkadô Nishimura Shigenaga hitsu
千花堂 西村重長筆

Provenance

April 1916, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Kirby; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection