Sweetfish under Bush Clover, from an untitled series of Water Creatures

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Japanese
Edo period
about 1837 (Tenpô 8)
Artist Utagawa Kuniyoshi (Japanese, 1797–1861), Publisher Tsujiokaya Bunsuke (Kinshôdô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Suzuki 1992, #444 (uncut vertical ôban sheet)

Dimensions

Chûtanzaku; 33.7 x 13 cm (13 1/4 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

54.312

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi ga

一勇斎国芳画

Markings

No censor's seal
Artist's seal: Ichiyûsai

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24