Hitomoto of the Monji-rô

「文字摟 一と本」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1799 (Kansei 11)
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806), Publisher Yamaguchiya Chûemon (Chûsuke) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #410; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), pl. 78; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 72.3.1; Ukiyo-e taisei 7 (1931), #194

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.4 x 25.1 cm (15 1/8 x 9 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.6465

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

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#168); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection