Woman Playing with Cat, from the series Fabrics to Order in Current Taste (Atsurae ori jisei konomi)

「誂(あつらへ)織時世好」 猫と遊ぶ美人

Japanese
Edo period
1843–47 (Tenpô 14–Kôka 4)
Artist Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864), Publisher Yamashiroya Jinbei (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban, upright diptych (kakemono-e); 65.3 x 22.1 cm (25 11/16 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.875

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

From the same series: 06.875 (complete), 34.428 (top half only)

Signed

Ôju Kunisada aratame Nidai Toyokuni ga
応需 国貞改二代豊国画

Markings

Censor's seal: Yoshimura
No blockcutter's mark
改印:吉村
彫師:なし

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection