Japanese Print Description
KORYUSAI (w c 1766-83)
Children Playing (First Day)
Series: Fanciful First Days of Starting (Furyu go Kotohajime)
Chuban (approx 7.25″ X 10.5″). Generally good condition. Some fading, rubbing and a few thin areas. Two pinholes..
Prints depicting children were fairly common in the mid-1700s. Perhaps children made up a portion of the print market at that time (subsidized by their parents). Koryusai would at least 11 series of children.