Three Beauties: Okita, Ohisa, and Toyohina

三美人 おきた、豊雛、おひさ

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #522, and pl. 111

Dimensions

Horizontal ô-ôban; 33 x 43.8 cm (13 x 17 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.6566

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Unidentified publisher’s mark (possibly Tsuruya Kiemon).
No other impressions of this print are known.

Signed

Utamaro hitsu
歌麿筆

Markings

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

Provenance

March 1917, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from S. Mori; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection