Woman Making Up Her Lips

口唇

Japanese
Edo period
about 1795–96 (Kansei 7–8)
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806), Publisher Iseson (Ise-Mago) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #253

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.2 x 23.3 cm (14 1/4 x 9 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6532

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Only one other impression is known; it is in a private collection in Japan.

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Y. Sumitomo; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection