Brine Maidens (Shiokumi) at Tago Bay

田子の浦の夕汲み

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; 67.1 x 12.1 cm (26 7/16 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.5553

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

Markings

Collector's seal: Hayashi Tadamasa

Provenance

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

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection