Hitomoto of the Daimonjiya

「大文字屋内 ひと本」

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806), Publisher Murataya Jirobei (Eiyûdô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical nagaban; 50.8 x 23.4 cm (20 x 9 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6543

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 21.6543, 43.1346

Signed

Utamaro hitsu
歌麿筆

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection