Women Playing Packhorse Driver and Passenger, from the series Entertainments of the Niwaka Festival in the Yoshiwara in Full Swing (Seirô Niwaka zensei asobi)

「青楼仁和嘉全盛遊」 馬方

Japanese
Edo period
about 1801 (Kansei 13/Kyôwa 1)
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806)


Catalogue Raisonné

The series: Ukiyo-e shûka 3, p. 241, list #510 (this design not mentioned)

Dimensions

Vertical aiban; 31.6 x 21.7 cm (12 7/16 x 8 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

49.1778

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Unidentified publisher’s mark.

Signed

Utamaro hitsu
歌麿筆

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

1949, gift of Porter Sargent to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Porter Sargent