Woman with Lantern, from the series Ten Types in the Physiognomic Study of Women (Fujin sôgaku juttai)

「婦人相学拾躰」 提灯を持つ女

Japanese
Edo period
about 1802–03 (Kyôwa 2–3)
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806), Publisher Tsuruya Kiemon (Senkakudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #411; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #326.8, and pl. 16; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 65.2.4; Ukiyo-e taisei 7 (1931), #246

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.3 x 25.1 cm (14 11/16 x 9 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.6510

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Kansô Utamaro (Utamaro the Physiognomist)
観相歌麿

Markings

No censor's seal
改印:なし

Provenance

1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Sumitomo collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection