Koharu and Jihei, from the series Musical Program of True Love (Ongyoku hiyoku no bangumi)

「音曲比翼の番組 小春 次兵衛」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1800 (Kansei 12)
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806), Publisher Enomotoya Kichibei (Hôeidô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #527.1, and pl. 202; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 175.3.1; Ukiyo-e taisei 7 (1931), #392

Dimensions

Vertical aiban; 32.8 x 22.7 cm (12 15/16 x 8 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6424

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

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

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection