Aburaya Osome and Kogai Hisamatsu (Aburaya Osome, Kogai Hisamatsu), from the series Models of Love Talk: Clouds Form over the Moon (Chiwa kagami tsuki no murakumo)

「千話鏡月の村雲 油屋お染 小かい久松」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1800 (Kansei 12)
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806), Publisher Enshûya Matabei (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #347; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #414.1, and pl. 190; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 101.1.1

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.3 x 26.6 cm (15 1/16 x 10 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

18.301

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 18.301, 21.6405

Signed

Utamaro hitsu
歌麿筆

Markings

No censor's seal
改印:なし

Provenance

1918, gift of Captain John C. Phillips to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 16, 1918)

Credit Line

Gift of Captain John C. Phillips