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Abalone Divers

about 1797–98 (Kansei 9–10)

Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I, Japanese, (?)–1806 Japanese


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 38.9 x 75 cm (15 5/16 x 29 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.7353-5

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia , Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 21.7353 (left), 21.7354 (center), 21.7355 (right)

Provenance

21.7353: October 1916, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from the C. Buckingham collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum. 21.7354: March 1915, 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. 21.7355: June 23, 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at Sotheby's; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection