Yamauba Cuddling Kintarô

山姥と金太郎 頰ずり

Japanese
Edo period
about 1795–1805 (Kansei 7–Bunka 2)
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #740, and pl. 185; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 210.3.2; Ukiyo-e taisei 7 (1931), #287

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38 x 25.5 cm (14 15/16 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.1189

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.1189, 21.6571

Signed

(Utamaro hitsu, trimmed off of this impression)

Markings

No censor's seal
Publisher's mark cut off of this impression
改印:なし
版元:なし

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection