Ginjûrô's Wife Oyumi in a Scene of Pathos from the Play Whirlpools of Awa (Awa no naruto, hirei no dan, Ginjûrô nyôbô Oyumi), from the series Bamboo Nodes in the Patterns of Puppet Plays [i.e. Scenes from Puppet Plays] (Ayatsuri moyô take no hitofushi)

「綾徒理模様竹の一節 阿波の鳴門 悲礼の段 銀十郎女房おゆみ」

Japanese
Edo period
1806 (Bunka 3), 1st month
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #375.8; Ukiyo-e shûka 6 (AIC III, 1978), pl. 129

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37 x 25.2 cm (14 9/16 x 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

18.299

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 seals: kiwame, shô (1st month)
改印:極、正

Provenance

1918, gift of Captain John C. Phillips to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 16, 1918)

Credit Line

Gift of Captain John C. Phillips