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Women's Picnic beside a Stream

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Triptych: 21.7712 (left), 21.7713 (center), 21.7714 (right) MFA impressions: 11.14448VR (11.14448, 11.14464; two right sheets only), 21.7712-4 (complete triptych)

Signed

Utamaro hitsu (on right sheet) 歌麿筆

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame (on right and left sheets) 改印: 極

Provenance

March 1918, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; 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 1795 (Kansei 7)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #90.1-3, and pls. 133-5; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 16.2.1-3; Yoshida, Utamaro zenshû (1941), #341

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych

Accession Number

21.7712-4

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints