Ôtomo no Kuronushi, from the series Modern Children as the Six Poetic Immortals (Tôsei kodomo rokkasen)

「当世子供六歌仙 大伴黒主」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1804 (Kyôwa 4/Bunka 1)
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806), Publisher Izumiya Ichibei (Kansendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #265.3

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.4 x 26.5 cm (15 1/8 x 10 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.1769

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.1769, 11.14187

Signed

Utamaro hitsu
歌麿筆

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection