Merriment in Hamanezu Village (Hamanezu sato no nigiwai), from the series The Niwaka Festival in the Yoshiwara (Seiro Niwaka)

「晴楼仁和茄 濱音津里の賑ひ」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1799 (Kansei 11)
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806), Publisher Yamaguchiya Chûemon (Chûsuke) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #448.4; the series: Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 253.1.2 (this design not illustrated)

Dimensions

Vertical aiban; 32.3 x 22.4 cm (12 11/16 x 8 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6366

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

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#201); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection