Young Woman Reading a Letter

文読む美人

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864), Publisher Yamamotoya Heikichi (Eikyûdô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban, upright diptych; 72.4 x 24.5 cm (28 1/2 x 9 2/3 in.)

Accession Number

36.429

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.26842, 36.429

Signed

Gototei Kunisada ga

五渡亭国貞画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame

改印:極

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Samuel Cabot and Mrs. Henry Lyman