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MFA impressions: 18.308, 21.6610

Signed

Utamaro hitsu 歌麿筆

Provenance

February 1920, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from the collection of Charles B. Eddy; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1797 (Kansei 9)

Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #267; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #460.1, and pl. 148; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 97.2.1; Ukiyo-e taisei 7 (1931), #107

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38 x 25.1 cm (14 15/16 x 9 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.6610

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints