Kasugano of the Tamaya, kamuro Uraba and Hatsuse, from the series Snow, Moon, and Flowers in the Pleasure Quarters (Seirô setsugekka)

「青楼雪月花 玉屋内春日野 禿 うらは 初瀬」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1793 (Kansei 5)
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806), Publisher Murataya Ichigorô (Muraichi) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #208.1, and pl. 52; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 149.1.1; Ukiyo-e taisei 7 (1931), #46

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.3 x 24.5 cm (14 11/16 x 9 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.6376

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

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#242); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection