『画本虫撰』 「虻」「芋虫」
Horsefly (abu); Green Caterpillar, imomushi, from the Picture Book of Crawling Creatures (Ehon mushi erami)

Artist: Kitagawa Utamaro (Japanese, 1753?–1806)
Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Date: 1788
Culture: Japan
Medium: Page from woodblock printed book; ink and color on paper
Dimensions: 10 1/2 x 7 7/32 in. (26.7 x 18.4 cm)
Classification: Prints
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1918
Accession Number: JP1047

The Metropolitan Museum of Art LogoEmail

Type the CAPTCHA word: