Couple Visiting a Hall of Votive PIctures (Ema)

絵馬堂参り

Japanese
Edo period
about 1775
Artist Utagawa Toyonobu (Japanese, active 1770–1780)


Catalogue Raisonné

Pins, The Japanese Pillar Print (1982), #259; Gentles, AIC cat. II (1965), p. 298, Toyonobu #1; Kawaura #294

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 70.5 x 12 cm (27 3/4 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.6282

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Utagawa Toyonobu

Provenance

Spring 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