Double Pillow

二つ枕

Japanese
Edo period
about 1794–95 (Kansei 6–7)
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806)


Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #193; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #568.2; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 41.1.2; Ukiyo-e taisei 7 (1931), #109

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.5 x 25.3 cm (15 3/16 x 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6526

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Center sheet of incomplete triptych. Right sheet: 21.6616

Signed

Utamaro hitsu
歌麿筆

Markings

No censor's seal
改印:なし

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Y. Sumitomo; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection