Young Woman with Eggplants (Dream Symbols of the New Year)

初夢の娘と茄子

Japanese
Edo period
about 1782 (Tenmei 2)
Artist Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0419a; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #486; Pins, The Japanese Pillar Print (1982), #641

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 64 x 12.2 cm (25 3/16 x 4 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.37.5

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Left sheet of incomplete diptych.

Signed

Kiyonaga ga
清長画

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary C. Wheelwright