Okumura Toshinobu hitsu
June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Sumitomo collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection
Japanese, Edo period, 1733 (Kyôhô 18), 11th month
Asia Soc./JASA, Designed for Pleasure (2008), p. 94, fig. 63; Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 1985; Ukiyo-e shûka 1 (1983), pl. 37
Hosoban; 31.7 x 15.6 cm (12 1/2 x 6 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (urushi-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color and nikawa