Woman Reading a Letter, from the series Board Game of the Floating World (Ukiyo jûroku musashi)

「浮世十六むさし」 「いぐいにされてはつまらぬ親かた」 文読み

Japanese
Edo period
about 1822 (Bunsei 5)
Artist Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864), Publisher Enomotoya Kichibei (Hôeidô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.6 x 26.1 cm (14 13/16 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

RES.50.68

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Gototei Kunisada ga

五渡亭国貞画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame

改印:極

Credit Line

Gift of Porter Sargent