Benzaiten Playing Lute

弁財天

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro II (Japanese, ?–1831?)


Dimensions

17.1 x 22.2 cm (6 3/4 x 8 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

54.274

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (sumizuri with usuzumi); ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Utamaro hitsu
歌麿筆

Markings

No censor's seal
No publisher's mark
改印:なし
版元:なし

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24