A mother and her two children feeding hens

Details

  • Title

    A mother and her two children feeding hens

  • Artist/maker

    Keisai Eisen (1791 - 1848) (designer)
  • Associated place

    Japan (place of creation)
  • Date

    1810 - 1840
  • Material and technique

    colour woodblock print, with metallic pigments

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  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    mount 40.5 x 27.6 cm (height x width)
    sheet 19.9 x 17.6 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Presented by Mrs E. M. Allan and Mr and Mrs H. N. Spalding from the Herbert H. Jennings Collection, 1952.

  • Museum location

    not on display

  • Museum department

    Eastern Art

  • Accession no.

    EAX.4610

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Further reading

Seaman, Joyce, Manjū: Netsuke from the Collection of the Ashmolean Museum (Oxford: Ashmolean Museum, 2013), illus. p. 136 fig. 46

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