Women Making an Oshi-e Picture

押し絵細工の図

Japanese
Edo period
about 1801–04 (Kyôwa era)
Artist Utagawa Toyohiro (Japanese, 1773–1828), Publisher Izumiya Ichibei (Kansendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 13 (1991), Museum für Ostasiatische Kunst, Köln, pl. 46; Ukiyo-e zenshû 3 (1956), fig. 138

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 36.1 x 73.5 cm (14 3/16 x 28 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7624-6

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 21.7624 (left), 21.7625 (center), 21.7626 (right)

MFA impressions: 11.14803VR (11.14803, 11.14809, 11.14810), 11.14818-20, 21.7624-6

Signed

Toyohiro ga (on each sheet)
豊広画

Markings

No censor's seal

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