Watercolour of Mother and Daughter with Puppet


Born in Aichi prefecture of Japane, the artist Miyagawa Shuntei was a famous artist and illustrator, who captured the daily lives of Japanese families. Here a mother and daughter walk hand-in-hand on a sunny afternoon, the young girl clearly distracted by the puppet on a stick held by her mother, c. 1896.

Dimensions: 13.5 x 9.5 x 0.5 in.