Hanazuma and Tsukioka of the Hyôgoya, from the series Courtesans of the Pleasure Quarters in Double Mirrors (Seirô yûkun awase kagami)

「青楼遊君合鏡 兵庫屋内 花妻 月岡」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1797 (Kansei 9)
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806), Publisher Yamadaya Sanshirô


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #339.3; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 115.1.3

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.2 x 25.9 cm (14 5/8 x 10 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

18.307

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

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

Credit Line

Gift of Captain John C. Phillips