Women in Costume for a Soga Brothers Play

座敷狂言

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806), Publisher Iseya Sôemon (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #506.1-3

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 39.4 x 78.4 cm (15 1/2 x 30 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.6325-7

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 21.6325 (left), 21.6326 (center), 21.6327 (right)

No other impression is known.

Signed

Utamaro hitsu (on each sheet)
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 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