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Glass Goblet, from the series Eight Views of Tea Stalls in Celebrated Places (Meisho koshikake hakkei)

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Inscription

「春風に梅かえならぬかほりあり」

Signed

Utamaro hitsu 歌麿筆

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; 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 1795–96 (Kansei 7–8)

Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #243; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #391.5.1

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.2 x 25.5 cm (15 1/16 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6408

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints