Fishing at Iwaya, Enoshima

江之島岩屋の釣遊び

Japanese
Edo period
about 1790 (Kansei 2)
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806)


Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #50; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #516, and pls. 99-101; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 23.1.1; Yoshida, Utamaro zenshû (1941), #42; Ukiyo-e taisei 7 (1931), #317

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38 x 25.3 cm (14 15/16 x 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.660

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Left sheet of incomplete triptych.

MFA impressions: 06.660 (left sheet only), 11.14394 (center sheet only), 54.205-7 (complete triptych)

Signed

Utamaro ga
歌麿画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection