Kintarô Combing the Hair of Yamauba

山姥と金太郎 髪結い

Japanese
Edo period
about 1795–1805 (Kansei 7–Bunka 2)
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806), Publisher Yamashiroya Tôemon (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #753; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 211.1.1

Dimensions

Vertical ôban

Accession Number

1999.227

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

Mary Stevenson Cassatt (b. 1844 - d. 1926); until 1999, by descent within the family of Mary Cassatt; 1999, anonymous gift to the MFA. (Accession date: June 23, 1999)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift