Fashionable First Dance of the Year (Fûryû odori hajime)

「風流踊初」

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Utagawa Kuninaga (Japanese, died in 1827), Publisher Izumiya Ichibei (Kansendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e taisei 10 (1930), #237 (left sheet only)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban diptych; 38.8 x 51.5 cm (15 1/4 x 20 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.7487-8

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Diptych: 21.7487 (left), 21.7488 (right)

Signed

Kuninaga ga (on each sheet)
国長画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection