Woman Holding a Round Fan, from the series Ten Types in the Physiogonomic Study of Women (Fujin sôgaku juttai)

「婦人相学十躰」 団扇を逆さに持つ女

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #58; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #18.7.1, and pl. 32; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 49.2.3; Yoshida, Utamaro zenshû (1941), #109; Ukiyo-e taisei 7 (1931), #37

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.7 x 24.7 cm (14 13/16 x 9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.6388

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Sômi Utamaro ga
相見歌麿画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

February 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Vignier collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection