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Right sheet of incomplete triptych (see 21.6526 for center sheet)

Signed

Utamaro hitsu 歌麿筆

Provenance

Formerly in the collection of Charles Jacquin; January 20, 1921, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at January 17-22, 1921 sale of Mr. Charles Jacquin's collection at the Walpole Galleries, New York, lot #110; 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 1794–95 (Kansei 6–7)

Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #193 (complete triptych); Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #568.1; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 206.1.1

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.7 x 25.6 cm (15 1/4 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6616

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints