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Jewel River of Plovers in Mutsu Province (Mutsu Chidori Tamagawa), from the series Fashionable Six Jewel Rivers (Fûryû Mu Tamagawa)

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Signed

Utamaro hitsu 歌麿筆

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24

Japanese, Edo period,

Catalogue Raisonné

Another print in the series: Ukiyo-e shûka 13 (1981), p. 178, fig. 185

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 35 x 23 cm (13 3/4 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.54.45

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints