Drunkard (Namayoi), from the series A Parent's Moralising Spectacles (Kyôkun oya no megane)

「教訓親の眼鏡 酩酊」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1802 (Kyôwa 2)
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806)


Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #394; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #155.3; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 55.1.3; Ukiyo-e taisei 7 (1931), #258

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 39 x 25.5 cm (15 3/8 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

68.746

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No publisher’s mark on this impression; other impressions have mark of Tsuruya Kinsuke.

Signed

Utamaro hitsu
歌麿筆

Markings

No censor's seal
改印:なし

Provenance

1968, acquired by exchange from Nathan Chaikin. (Accession date: November 13, 1968)

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection, by exchange