Peeping

覗き

Japanese
Edo period
about 1799 (Kansei 11)
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; 37.1 x 25.8 cm (14 5/8 x 10 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

18.310

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

1918, gift of Captain John C. Phillips to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 16, 1918)

Credit Line

Gift of Captain John C. Phillips