Grating Radish for Sashimi

刺身

Japanese
Edo period
about 1798–99 (Kansei 10–11)
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806), Publisher Ômiya Gonkurô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #366; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #313.4; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 196.1.4

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38 x 25.7 cm (14 15/16 x 10 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.6577

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

No censor's seal
改印:なし

Provenance

March 1918, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection