Utamaro hitsu 歌麿筆
September 1911, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from the E. F. Fenollosa 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 1793–94 (Kansei 5–6)
Asano and Clark 1995, #135; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #29.3, and pl. 42; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 48.1.3
Vertical ôban; 38.7 x 25.8 cm (15 1/4 x 10 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper