Takechi Jûbei, His Wife Teruko and Son Jûjirô, from an untitled series of warriors

武智十兵衛、武智妻照子、十治郎

Japanese
Edo period
about 1803–04 (Kyôwa 3–Bunka 1)
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806), Publisher Moriya Jihei (Kinshindô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #435; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #766.2; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 243.2.3

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37 x 24.5 cm (14 9/16 x 9 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

54.283

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

Censor's seal: kiwame
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