Parody of Ono no Tôfû Watching the Frog

見立小野道風

Japanese
Edo period
early 1760s
Artist Torii Kiyomitsu I (Japanese, 1735–1785), Publisher Maruya Kuzaemon


Dimensions

Hashira-e; 69.2 x 10 cm (27 1/4 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5470

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Torii Kiyomitsu ga
鳥居清満画

Markings

Artist's seal: Kiyomitsu

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (lot #218); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection