Art/ Collection/ Art Object

New Moon; Nightingale on a Plum Branch

Artist:
Ryūryūkyo Shinsai (Japanese, active ca. 1799–1823)
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Polychrome woodblock print (surimono); ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
7 13/16 x 7 5/16 in. (19.8 x 18.6 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929
Accession Number:
JP2172
Not on view
Signature: Shinsai

Marking: Seal: Ryuryu
Mrs. H. O. (Louisine W.) Havemeyer , New York (until d. 1929; bequeathed to MMA).
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