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Kajiwara Genta Kagesue Selling Miniature Plum Trees, and Fujiwara no Yasumasa Farting at his Assailant, from the series Comic Warriors for Children

Kajiwara Genta Kagesue Selling Miniature Plum Trees, and Fujiwara no Yasumasa Farting at his Assailant, from the series Comic Warriors for Children

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Utagawa Hiroshige

Artist
Utagawa Hiroshige
(Japanese, 1797 - 1858)
Title
Kajiwara Genta Kagesue Selling Miniature Plum Trees, and Fujiwara no Yasumasa Farting at his Assailant, from the series Comic Warriors for Children
Date
12/1854
Medium
Color woodcut
Dimensions
ca. 360 x 250 mm Overall
Credit
Bequest of Abigail Van Vleck
Accession No.
1984.1019
Classification
Prints
Geography
Japan

Related

By 1925, purchased in Japan by Frank Lloyd Wright; ca. 1926, acquired by The Bank of Wisconsin; 1928, sold to Edward Burr Van Vleck (Madison, WI); 1943, passed through inheritance to Edward’s son, John H. Van Vleck (Cambridge, MA); 1980, passed through inheritance to John’s wife, Abigail P. Van Vleck (Cambridge, MA); 1984, bequeathed to the Elvehjem Museum of Art [now called Chazen Museum of Art]

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