Enjoying the Cool in a Garden

庭中の涼み

Japanese
Edo period
about 1788–90 (Tenmei 8–Kansei 2)
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806), Publisher Tsutaya Jûzaburô (Kôshodô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #040 (complete triptych), Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #10.1; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 4.3.3; Ukiyo-e taisei 7 (1931), #28

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.2 x 25.7 cm (15 1/16 x 10 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.6358

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Right sheet of incomplete triptych; 06.625 is the center sheet.

Signed

Utamaro ga
歌麿画

Provenance

September 1911, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from the E. F. Fenollosa collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection