Peeping

覗き

Japanese
Edo period
about 1799–1800 (Kansei 11–12)
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806), Publisher Ômiya Gonkurô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #364; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #313.6; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 197.3.3

Dimensions

Vertical ôban

Accession Number

1999.229

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 18.310, 1999.229

Signed

Utamaro hitsu
歌麿筆

Markings

No censor's seal
改印:なし

Provenance

Mary Stevenson Cassatt (b. 1844 - d. 1926); until 1999, by descent within the family of Mary Cassatt; 1999, anonymous gift to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 23, 1999)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift