Utamaro hitsu 歌麿筆
March 1914, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from H. Appleton 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, about 1798–99 (Kansei 10–11)
Asano and Clark 1995, #311; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #232.9; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 103.3.1
Vertical ôban; 37 x 25 cm (14 9/16 x 9 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper