Husband and Wife in an Evening Shower (Fûfu no yûdachi), from the series Three Evening Pleasures of the Floating World (Ukiyo san seki)

「浮世三勢喜 夫婦ノ夕立」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1800 (Kansei 12)
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806), Publisher Murataya Jirobei (Eiyûdô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #341; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #671.3

Dimensions

Vertical nagaban; 51.5 x 23.5 cm (20 1/4 x 9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.6334

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 seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

February 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Reed; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection