Woman Reading Letter and Child with Insect Cage, from the series Modern Comparisons of Precious Children (Tôsei kodakara awase)

「当世子宝合」 文読み、虫篭

Japanese
Edo period
1808 (Bunka 5), 4th month
Artist Kikukawa Eizan (Japanese, 1787–1867), Publisher Ezakiya Kichibei (Tenjudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Kondô, ed., Eizan (JUM exh. cat., 1996), list #99.5 and cat. no. 13 (without title)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38 x 25.6 cm (14 15/16 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.52.46

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Kikukawa Eizan hitsu
菊川英山筆

Markings

Censor's seals: kiwame, ...
改印:極

Credit Line

Gift of Thorvald S. Ross