Outing to View Maples in Autumn, from Vol. 2 of the book Ehon shiki no hana (Flowers of the Four Seasons)

絵本四季花 下 紅葉狩

Japanese
Edo period
1801 (Kansei 13/Kyôwa 1), 1st month
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806)


Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #484.14 (bw photo in text vol.)

Dimensions

Two pages; 17 x 25 cm (6 11/16 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

47.6

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions:
intact book: 2011.802 (vol. 1 only), 2011.804 (complete)
pictures cut out and mounted in two-page spreads, with margins cut off: 47.3 to 47.14

Signed

(On final page of Vol. 2: Gakô Kitagawa Utamaro)

Provenance

1947, gift of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich to the MFA. (Accession date: January 9, 1947)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich