Brine Maidens (Shiokumi) at Tago Bay

田子の浦の汐汲み

Japanese
Edo period
about 1783 (Tenmei 3)
Artist Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0513; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #500; Pins, The Japanese Pillar Print (1982), #686

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 63.3 x 12.2 cm (24 15/16 x 4 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.990

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.990, 11.21274, 21.5553

Signed

Kiyonaga ga

清長画

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection