Iris: Woman in an Archery Parlor, from the series Six Jewel-like Faces of Edo (Edo mu tamagao)

「江戸六玉顔」 弓

Japanese
Edo period
about 1802 (Kyôwa 2)
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806), Publisher Yamaguchiya Chûemon (Chûsuke) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #416.3; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 158.2.3

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.5 x 24.2 cm (14 3/4 x 9 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.6585

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
Collector's seal: Hayashi Tadamasa
改印:なし

Provenance

August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection