Woman under a Cherry Tree Gazing into the Distance

花見の女

Japanese
Edo period
about 1782 (Tenmei 2)
Artist Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0408; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #476; Pins, The Japanese Pillar Print (1982), #639

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 69 x 12 cm (27 3/16 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.5550

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem: Miharashi ya/ kakure mo yukazu/ usugasumi

Signed

Kiyonaga ga
清長画

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection