Woman with Letter, from the series Thirty-six Elegant Selections in the Modern Style (Imayô sanjûroku kasen)

「今様三十六佳撰」 文を持つ美人

Japanese
Edo period
Attributed to Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864)


Dimensions

Vertical yotsugiri (quarter ôban); 19.1 x 12.7 cm (7 1/2 x 5 in.)

Accession Number

21.9311

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Unsigned
無款

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