Young Couple Looking at Painting of Huang Zhuping

黃初平と羊の絵を見る若い男女 (絵暦)

Japanese
Edo period
1799 (Kansei 11)
Artist Utagawa Toyohiro (Japanese, 1773–1828)


Dimensions

10 x 13.4 cm (3 15/16 x 5 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

RES.49.151

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Calendar print for 1799, months shown by colored weights of clock.
The painting shows the Chinese Taoist immortal Huang Zhuping, who was able to change stones into goats and goats into stones; 1799 was a Year of the Goat.

Signed

Toyohiro ga
豊広画

Markings

Artist's seals: (illegible)

Credit Line

Asiatic Curator's Fund