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Shiratama of the Tamaya and Naniwaya Okita

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Unidentified publisher's mark.

Signed

Utamaro hitsu 歌麿筆

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#137); 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

Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #658, and pl. 117; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 216.3.2

Dimensions

Hosoban; 33.2 x 15.1 cm (13 1/16 x 5 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6381

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints