Young Woman with Insect Cage

虫篭を持つ娘

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Torii Kiyomitsu I (Japanese, 1735–1785), Publisher Sakaiya Kurobei


Dimensions

Hosoban; 31 x 14.5 cm (12 3/16 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8137

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem: Hatsukoi ya/ nakanu hotaru o/ kawaigari (?)

Signed

Torii Kiyomitsu hitsu
鳥居清満筆

Provenance

May 1915, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection