Couple with a Standing Screen

衝立の男女

Japanese
Edo period
about 1797 (Kansei 9)
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806), Publisher Moriya Jihei (Kinshindô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #267 (this impression); Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #460.1, and pl. 148 (this impression); Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 97.2.1; Ukiyo-e taisei 7 (1931), #107

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.2 x 26 cm (14 5/8 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

18.308

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 18.308, 21.6610

Signed

Utamaro hitsu
歌麿筆

Markings

No censor's seal
改印:なし

Provenance

1918, gift of Captain John C. Phillips to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 16, 1918)

Credit Line

Gift of Captain John C. Phillips