Women and Boy Watching Mandarin Ducks

鴛鴦を見る二美人

Japanese
Edo period
1800 (Kansei 12), 8th month
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806), Publisher Izumiya Ichibei (Kansendô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical aiban; 34 x 23.4 cm (13 3/8 x 9 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.54.52

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem

Signed

Utamaro hitsu
歌麿筆

Markings

Censor's seal: Monkey 8

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24