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Asian Art
Artist: Hosoda Eishi, Japanese, 1756–1829

Women Catching Suzu-mushi (crickets)

between 1790 and 1799

Polychrome woodblock print; matted

sheet (Each Portion of Triptych): 14 3/4 × 9 5/8 in.(37.5 × 24.4 cm)
Frances Gaylord Smith Collection
1971.87.19
Geography: 
Japan
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Edo period (1615–1868)
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Prints
Provenance: 

Collection of Mrs. George T. Smith

Bibliography: 

George J. Lee, Edo Culture in Japanese prints, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1972), 45, no. 23.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.