A Woman Emerging from the Bath and a Black Dog, from the series Comparison of the Charms of Alluring Women (Irokurabe enpu sugata)

「色競艶婦姿」 浴後の女と黒犬

Japanese
Edo period
about 1781 (An'ei 10/Tenmei 1)
Artist Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0369, pl. XXV; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #213.5, pl. 99; Genshoku ukiyo-e dai hyakka jiten 5 (1980), #184

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 25.4 x 19 cm (10 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.5604

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.19358, 21.5604

Signed

Kiyonaga ga
清長画

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Yamanaka & Co.; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection