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Chinese Boys Fishing from a Boat

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Signed

Yoshikawa Sadayoshi ga 吉川定好画

Provenance

1900, purchased by Denman Waldo Ross from Yamanaka & Co., New York; 1906 gift of Denman Waldo Ross, Cambridge, Massachusetts to the MFA. (Accession Date: March 8, 1906)

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1760–65 (Hôreki 10–Meiwa 2)

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #657

Dimensions

Hosoban; 28.3 x 14.1 cm (11 1/8 x 5 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.1164

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (mizu-e); color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints