Brine Maiden (Shiokumi)

汐汲み

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


Dimensions

Hashira-e; 70.5 x 12.4 cm (27 3/4 x 4 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.6240

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

Unsigned
無款

Provenance

February 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from J. Clarence Webster Collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection