Woman Playing with Ball and Child Looking at Warbler on Plum Branch

手鞠の遊び、梅に鶯

Japanese
Edo period
1808 (Bunka 5)
Artist Ryûryûkyo Shinsai (Japanese, 1764?–1820)


Dimensions

13.4 x 15 cm (5 1/4 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

53.2691

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (surimono); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

The ball conceals numerals

Signed

Shinsai ga

辰斎画

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