Kisegawa of the Matsubaya, kamuro Sasano and Takeno, from the series Seven Komachi of the Pleasure Quarters (Seirô Nana Komachi)

「晴楼七小町 松葉屋内 喜瀬川 ささの 竹の」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1796 (Kansei 8)
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806), Publisher Sensa (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #285.3.2; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 64.1.3

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.8 x 25.6 cm (15 1/4 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6580

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Shômei Utamaro hitsu

Markings

No censor's seal
改印:なし

Provenance

March 1918, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection