Returning Sails of the Kite (Ikanobori no kihan)

「凧巾(いかのほり)の帰帆(きはん)」

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Torii Kiyomitsu I (Japanese, 1735–1785), Publisher Maruya Kohei (Hôsendô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Horizontal ô-ôban; 28.7 x 42.9 cm (11 5/16 x 16 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.6865

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

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