Takashima Ohisa, from an untitled series of double-sided prints

「高嶋おひさ」 両面刷

Japanese
Edo period
about 1792–93 (Kansei 4–5)
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806), Publisher Harimaya Shinshichi (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #77; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #659.2.1-2; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 216.2.3-4

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.2 x 15 cm (12 5/16 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.6517

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 (on front side only)
歌麿画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame (on front side only)
改印:極

Provenance

June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Sumitomo collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection