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Courtesans beneath a Wisteria Arbor

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Triptych: 06.1129 (center), 11.14383 (left), 11.14388 (right)

Signed

Utamaro hitsu (on each sheet) 歌麿筆

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1795 (Kansei 7)

Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #195; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #38; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 11.2.1-3

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 39.2 x 77 cm (15 7/16 x 30 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.1129, 11.14383, 11.14388

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints