Salt Maidens, from the series Elegant Five-Needled Pine (Fûryû goyô no matsu)

「風流五葉の松」 汐汲み

Japanese
Edo period
about 1797–98 (Kansei 9–10)
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806)


Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #277; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #533.5.1, and pl. 64; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 94.3.1; Ukiyo-e taisei 7 (1931), #213

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.5 x 25.4 cm (15 3/16 x 10 in.)

Accession Number

21.6619

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Unidentified publisher’s mark.

Signed

Utamaro hitsu
歌麿筆

Markings

No censor's seal
改印:なし

Provenance

September 1921, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection