Four Beauties in a Parody of the Carriage-pulling Scene (Kurumabiki)

四美人の見立車引

Japanese
Edo period
about 1793 (Kansei 5)
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806), Publisher Yama-Den (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #111; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #529, and pl. 110; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 235.4.3

Dimensions

Horizontal double ôban (bai-ôban); 33.4 x 45.9 cm (13 1/8 x 18 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.35

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Utamaro hitsu
歌麿筆

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
Collector's seal: Hayashi Tadamasa
改印:極

Credit Line

Asiatic Curator's Fund