Suited to Dyed Stripes Stocked by Shimaya (Shimaya shi-ire no some-jima muki), from the series Summer Outfits: Beauties of Today (Natus ishô tôsei bijin)

「夏衣装当世美人 嶋屋仕入の染しま向キ」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1804–06 (Bunka 1–3)
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806)


Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #446; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #283.9

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.9 x 24.6 cm (14 15/16 x 9 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

34.256

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Utamaro hitsu
歌麿筆

Markings

No censor's seal
Collector's seal: Hayashi Tadamasa
改印:なし

Provenance

1934, bequest of Nellie Parney Carter to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 4, 1934)

Credit Line

Nellie Parney Carter Collection—Bequest of Nellie Parney Carter