Women Holding a Pipe and a Round Fan

二美人の図

Japanese
Edo period
about 1797 (Kansei 9)
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806), Publisher Yamadaya Sanshirô


Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #265; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #341.1, and pl. 72; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 115.3.1; Ukiyo-e taisei 7 (1931), #170

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.8 x 26 cm (14 7/8 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.6422

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Utamaro hitsu
歌麿筆

Markings

No censor's seal
改印:なし

Provenance

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

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection