Woman Beating Cloth (R), Dancers (C), Courtesan (L)

右から 砧、盆踊り、遊女

Japanese
Edo period
about 1835–39 (Tenpô 6–10)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 239, sanchôgake #10; Tanba 1965, #139 (center section only); Uchida 1930, #325 (uncut sheet)

Dimensions

Three sanchôgake on uncut horizontal ôban sheet; 25.7 x 37.6 cm (10 1/8 x 14 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.1227

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 00.1227 (uncut sheet), 21.7857 (left section), 21.7858 (left section), 21.7859 (center section)

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu (R and C), Hiroshige ga (L)

広重画

Provenance

By 1900, William Perkins Babcock (b. 1826 - d. 1899), Boston and Paris; 1900, bequest of William Perkins Babcock to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 05, 1900)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock