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Seven Women Applying Make-up Using a Mirror (Sugatami shichinin keshô)

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Signed

Utamaro ga 歌麿画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Provenance

June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Sumitomo collection; 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 1792–93 (Kansei 4–5)

Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #65; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #20.1.1; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 46.1.1; Ukiyo-e taisei 7 (1931), #32

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.4 x 24.7 cm (14 3/4 x 9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.6398

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints