Eagle and Monkey

松上の鷹と逃げる猿

Japanese
Edo period
early 1730s
Artist Torii Kiyonobu II (Japanese, active about 1725–1760), Publisher Iseya Kinbei (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 1 (1983), pl. 85; Link, Primitive Ukiyo-e (1980), p. 29

Dimensions

Hosoban; 30 x 15.8 cm (11 13/16 x 6 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.7210

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (urushi-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color and nikawa

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Torii Kiyonobu hitsu
鳥居清信筆

Provenance

June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Sumitomo collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection