An image of Catching fireflies: Miyagi Asojirô

Utagawa Kunisada/Toyokuni III

(Japan 1786 – 1865)

Catching fireflies: Miyagi Asojirô

Location
Not on display
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Japan: Edo (Tokugawa) period 1615–1868, Ansei era 1854–1860
Year
1855
Media
Print
Medium
woodblock print; ink and colour on paper
Dimensions
35.8 x 24.3 cm image; 36.2 x 24.3 cm sheet
Signature & date

Signed c.l., in Japanese, ink [incised on block] "Toyokuni ga [picture by Toyokuni]'.
Not dated.

Credit
Gift of Dr Roderick Bain 1997
Accession number
165.1997