Brine Maiden (Shiokumi)

汐汲み

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Utagawa Toyoharu (Japanese, 1735–1814), Publisher Urokogataya Magobei (Japanese)


Dimensions

Hashira-e; 71 x 11.9 cm (27 15/16 x 4 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6239

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 21.6239 (with signature and publisher’s mark), 21.6240 (no signature or publisher’s mark)

Signed

Toyoharu ga
豊春画

Provenance

Formerly in the Kobayashi collection; October 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection