Child's Nightmare of Ghosts

化物の夢

Japanese
Edo period
about 1800–01 (Kansei 12–Kyôwa 1)
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806), Publisher Ômiya Gonkurô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Chiba City Mus., Ukiyo-e ni egakareta kodomotachi (2014), #19; Asano and Clark 1995, #363; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #308.2, and pl. 191; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 196.3.2; Ukiyo-e taisei 7 (1931), #252

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37 x 24 cm (14 9/16 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6428

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Utamaro hitsu
歌麿筆

Markings

No censor's seal
改印:なし

Provenance

February 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Vignier collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection