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Triptych: 54.1470 (left), 54.1471 (center), 54.1472 (right) MFA impressions: 06.598 (right sheet only), 11.14499-501 (complete triptych), 54.1470-2 (complete triptych)

Signed

Utamaro hitsu (on each sheet) 歌麿筆

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes

Japanese, Edo period, about 1800–01 (Kansei 12–Kyôwa 1)

Object Place

Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #362; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #574.1-3, and pls. 178-80 (this impression); Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 41.2.1-3

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.5 x 76 cm (14 3/4 x 29 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.1470-2

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints