Formerly in the Sumitomo collection; June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Yamanaka & Co.; 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 1775 (An'ei 4)
- Artist Kitao Shigemasa, Japanese, 1739–1820
Ukiyo-e taikei 3 (1976), #272; the series: Waterhouse, Images of Eighteenth-Century Japan (1975), #126 (this design mentioned but not illustrated)
Vertical ôban; 38.3 x 25.8 cm (15 1/16 x 10 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper