The Sound of Insects: Woman of the Kan'en Era [1748-51] (Mushi no ne, Kan'en goro fujin), from the series Thirty-six Elegant Selections (Sanjûroku kasen)

「三十六佳撰 虫の音 寛延頃婦人」

Japanese
Meiji era
1894 (Meiji 27)
Artist Mizuno Toshikata (Japanese, 1866–1908), Publisher Akiyama Buemon (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37 x 25.1 cm (14 9/16 x 9 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.52.32

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 09 in the series.

MFA impressions: 41.940.10, 2016.1588.10, RES.52.32

Signed

Toshikata
年方

Provenance

1952, gift of Louis Aaron Lebowich (b. 1880), Boston, to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich