The Cloth-fulling Jewel River (Tôi no Tamagawa), from an untitled series of Six Jewel Rivers (Mu Tamagawa)

六玉川 檮衣の玉川

Japanese
Edo period
about 1795–96 (Kansei 7–8)
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806), Publisher Matsumura Tatsuemon (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #245; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #489.2, and pl. 140; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 63.1.2; Ukiyo-e taisei 7 (1931), #97

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.4 x 24.5 cm (14 5/16 x 9 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.6536

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

January 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from J. Clarence Webster; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection