Carp Swimming Upstream Artist: Keisai Eisen (Japanese, 1790–1848)

first half of the 19th century

Asian Art

Medium

Ukiyo-e: polychrome woodblock print

Dimensions

sheet: 28 15/16 × 9 13/16 in. (73.5 × 25 cm)

Credit Line

Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore

Accession Number

1950.603

Geography
Culture
Period

Edo period (1615–1868)

Classification
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Provenance

Provenance

Mrs. William H. Moore (1858–1955), New York, to 1950; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.
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Object/Work type

color woodcuts

Signed

Signed: Keisai hitsu (brushed); sealed Eisen

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