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Ōshō catches fish for his stepmother

Utagawa Kuniyoshi (Japanese, 1797-1861)


(Jerry Vegder, Prints of Japan, Port Townsend, Washington); purchased by the Indianapolis Museum of Art in 2008.

Object Information

artist
Utagawa Kuniyoshi (Japanese, 1797-1861)
period
Edo
creation date
about 1848
materials
color woodblock print, chūban
dimensions
10 1/4 x 7 1/8 in.
mark descriptions
Artist Signature & Seal: Ichiyūsai Kuniyoshi ga, with paulownia seal
Censors' seals: Mera and Murata
Inscription: Didactic text written by Tanekazu [Ryūkatei]
accession number
2008.260
credit line
Jane Weldon Myers Art Fund
copyright
Public Domain
collection
Asian Art
colors