Woman and Boy with Kite

美人と凧を持つ子 (複製)

Japanese
Meiji-era copy of Edo-period design
1890s copy of 1820 design
After Totoya Hokkei (Japanese, 1780–1850), Falsely attributed to Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760–1849)


Catalogue Raisonné

Keyes, Art of Surimono (Chester Beatty cat., 1985), vol. 2, List of surimono copies in square format, #66

Dimensions

Shikishiban; 20.8 x 18.3 cm (8 3/16 x 7 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.2712

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (surimono); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Group C copy, with false signature and other alterations, of a picture calendar for 1820 designed by Hokkei.

Signed

False signature: Hokusai

北斎

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