Morning Parting at the Temporary Lodgings of the Pleasure Quarter

仮宅の後朝

Japanese
Edo period
1800 (Kansei 12)
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806), Publisher Moriya Jihei (Kinshindô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #330; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #465.1-3; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 36.1.1-3; Yoshida, Utamaro zenshû (1941), #559

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 39 x 76.6 cm (15 3/8 x 30 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7700-2

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 21.7700 (left), 21.7701 (center), 21.7702 (right)

Signed

Utamaro hitsu (on each sheet)
歌麿筆

Markings

No censor's seal
改印:なし

Provenance

21.7700-1: Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (lot 560); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

22.7702: Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection