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Naniwaya Okita, from an untitled series of double-sided prints

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Signed

Utamaro ga (on front side only) 歌麿画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame (on front side only) 改印: 極

Provenance

July 1914, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; 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 1790–91 (Kansei 2–3)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #659.1.1-2; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 216.2.1-2; Ukiyo-e taisei 7 (1931), #358, 360

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.3 x 13.8 cm (12 5/16 x 5 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6518

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints