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Fishing at Iwaya, Enoshima

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Left sheet of incomplete triptych. MFA impressions: 06.660 (left sheet only), 11.14394 (center sheet only), 54.205-7 (complete triptych)

Signed

Utamaro ga 歌麿画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1790 (Kansei 2)

Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #50; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #516, and pls. 99-101; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 23.1.1

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38 x 25.3 cm (14 15/16 x 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.660

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints