Utamaro hitsu 歌麿筆
Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#201); 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 1799 (Kansei 11)
Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #448.4; the series: Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 253.1.2 (this design not illustrated)
Vertical aiban; 32.3 x 22.4 cm (12 11/16 x 8 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper