Shirabyôshi Dancer and Two Priests, from the Play Musume Dôjô-ji

娘道成寺の白拍子と坊主

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 29.3 x 14.5 cm (11 9/16 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.268

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Utamaro ga
哥麿画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
No publisher's mark
改印:極

Provenance

1954, by exchange from Worcester Art Museum to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 8, 1954)

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24