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Gonjûrô's Wife Oyumi in a Scene of Pathos from the Play Whirlpools of Awa (Awa no naruto, hirei no dan, Gonjûrô nyôbô Oyumi), from the series (Ayatsuri moyô take no hitofushi)

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Signed

Utamaro hitsu

Marks

Censor's seals: kiwame, ... 改印: 極

Provenance

1918, gift of Captain John C. Phillips to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 16, 1918)

Credit Line

Gift of Captain John C. Phillips

Japanese, Edo period, 1806 (Bunka 3), 1st month

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #375.8; Ukiyo-e shûka 6 (AIC III, 1978), pl. 129

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37 x 25.2 cm (14 9/16 x 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

18.299

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints