Woman in a Palanquin Taking a Smoking Break, from the series Modern New Year Fashions (Tôsei haru no yosooi)

「当世春の粧」 駕籠に休み

Japanese
Edo period
about 1820s
Artist Utagawa Toyokuni II (Toyoshige) (Japanese, about 1802–1835), Publisher Mikawaya Seiemon (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.8 x 26.4 cm (14 1/2 x 10 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

34.514

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Publisher: Shimizu?

Signed

Toyokuni ga

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

1934, bequest of Nellie Parney Carter to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 4, 1934)

Credit Line

Nellie Parney Carter Collection—Bequest of Nellie Parney Carter