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Chinese Girls Playing Cards, No. 8 from the series The Children Say "This Is Japan!" and Play the Games That They See in the Picturebooks (Yôdô iu koitsu wa Nippon, ezôshi o mite yori sono gai o asobu)

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Signed

Kiyonaga ga 清長画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1791 (Kansei 3)

Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0928; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #253.8

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 24.6 x 18.6 cm (9 11/16 x 7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.641

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints