Village Sparrows in Midnight Moonlight (Sato suzume tsuki no yoinaka), from the series Entertainments of the Niwaka Festival in the Yoshiwara in Full Swing (Seirô Niwaka zensei asobi)

「青楼仁和嘉全盛遊 里雀月宵中(さとすゞめつきのよいなか)」

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro II (Japanese, ?–1831?)


Dimensions

Vertical aiban; 31.9 x 23 cm (12 9/16 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.622

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
No publisher's mark
改印:なし
版元:なし

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection