Fuyu (Winter), from the series Pleasures of Women at the Height of the Four Seasons (Shiki-gokoro onna asobi)

「四季心女遊 冬」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1844–47 (Kôka 1–4)
Artist Utagawa Kuniyoshi (Japanese, 1797–1861), Publisher Aritaya Seiemon (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Suzuki 1992, #236

Dimensions

Vertical chûban diptych; 25.7 x 37.1 cm (10 1/8 x 14 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.52.81-2

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Diptych (right and center sheets of incomplete triptych): RES.52.81 (left), RES.52.82 (right)

Signed

Chôôrô Kuniyoshi ga (on each sheet)
朝櫻楼国芳画

Markings

Censor's seal: Watari
No blockcutter's mark
改印:渡
彫師:なし

Provenance

1952, gift of Dr. G.S. Amsden to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 9, 1952)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. G. S. Amsden