Fishing with a Scoop Net

四つ手網

Japanese
Edo period
about 1800–01 (Kansei 12–Kyôwa 1)
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806)


Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #362; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #574.1-3, and pls. 178-80; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 41.2.3; Ukiyo-e taisei 7 (1931), #320

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.9 x 24.6 cm (14 15/16 x 9 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.598

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.

MFA impressions: 06.598 (right sheet only), 11.14499-501 (complete triptych), 54.1470-2 (complete triptych)

Signed

Utamaro hitsu
歌麿筆

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection