Women on the Beach at Futami-ga-ura

二見ヶ浦

Japanese
Edo period
about 1803–04 (Kyôwa 3–Bunka 1)
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806), Publisher Wakasaya Yoichi (Jakurindô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #436; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #237.1-3; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 34.2.1-3; Ukiyo-e taisei 7 (1931), #331

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 36.2 x 75.7 cm (14 1/4 x 29 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7685-7

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 21.7685 (left), 21.7686 (center), 21.7687 (right)

MFA impressions: 06.2577-9, 11.14506-8, 21.7685-7

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