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; 36.8 x 24.2 cm (14 1/2 x 9 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.6571

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
歌麿筆

Markings

No censor's seal
改印:なし

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Bing collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection