Puppies, from the album Kôrin gafu (An Album of Pictures by Kôrin)

光琳画譜 仔犬

Japanese
Edo period
1802 (Kyôwa 2)
Artist Nakamura Hôchû (Japanese, active about 1799–1818), After Ogata Kôrin (Japanese, 1658–1716)


Catalogue Raisonné

Suzuki, "Kôrin gafu," in Ukiyo-e geijutsu145 (2003), p. 14, fig. 14; Keyes, The Art of Surimono (Chester Beatty cat.), vol. 2 (1985), p. 451, #8

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 25.5 x 37.2 cm (10 1/16 x 14 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.5501

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Volume 1, Picture 8.

Signed

(this picture unsigned)

Provenance

Formerly in the Sumitomo collection; June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Yamanaka & Co.; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection