A Modern Version of the Story of Ushiwakamaru (Yoshitsune) and Jôruri-hime

見立浄瑠璃姫

Japanese
Edo period
about 1797–98 (Kansei 9–10)
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806), Publisher Tsuruya Kiemon (Senkakudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #101.8; Ukiyo-e shûka 13 (1981), fig. 60

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38 x 25.7 cm (14 15/16 x 10 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.6427

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Utamaro hitsu
歌麿筆

Markings

No censor's seal
改印:なし

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#528); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection