Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Hama-yumi and Buriburi-gitcho; Both Ceremonial Toys of Boys for the New Year

Artist:
Ryūryūkyo Shinsai (Japanese, active ca. 1799–1823)
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Part of an album of woodblock prints (surimono); ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
5 1/2 x 7 7/16 in. (14 x 18.9 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929
Accession Number:
JP2263
Not on view
Signature: Shinsai

Marking: Seal (hand-stamped): Ryusai (Ryusai Chimata, a poet of kyoka or humorous poems, probably former owner)
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