The Bell Cricket (Suzumushi), from the book Ehon makuzugahara, vol. 2

絵本真葛原 「右 鈴虫」

Japanese
Edo period
1759
Artist Nishikawa Sukenobu (Japanese, 1671–1750), Publisher Kikuya Kihei (Japanese)


Dimensions

Two chûbon pages; 19.5 x 28.4 cm (7 11/16 x 11 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.53.225a-b

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (sumizuri-e); ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

(this picture unsigned)
無款

Provenance

1953, gift of Mrs. Jared K. Morse to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 10, 1953)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Jared K. Morse in memory of Charles J. Morse