Lady Crossing Nihonbashi Bridge at New Year

日本橋を渡る盛装の女

Japanese
Edo period
about 1783 (Tenmei 3)
Artist Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0523; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #510; Pins, The Japanese Pillar Print (1982), #644

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 70 x 11.4 cm (27 9/16 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.5512

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem: Hatsuzora ya/ Fuji o mikaesu/ Nihonbashi

Signed

Kiyonaga ga
清長画

Provenance

February 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from J. Clarence Webster Collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection