Ha... of the Southern Station (Nan'eki ha-jirushi)
Asano and Clark 1995, #222; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #93.1.1; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 52.1.1; Yoshida, Utamaro zenshû (1941), #443 (no text); Ukiyo-e taisei 7 (1931), #101 (no text)
Vertical ôban; 38.4 x 26 cm (15 1/8 x 10 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
MFA impressions: 18.287, 21.6467
From a series that circumvents the prohibition against writing women’s names on prints by giving only the first syllable of each name.
No censor's seal
Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection