Naniwaya Okita

難波屋おきた

Japanese
Edo period
about 1792–93 (Kansei 4–5)
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806)


Catalogue Raisonné

Pins, The Japanese Pillar Print (1982), #809; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #676.2, and pl. 214; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 232.1.6

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 65.4 x 12.2 cm (25 3/4 x 4 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6549

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Utamaro hitsu
歌麿筆

Markings

No censor's seal
改印:なし

Provenance

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.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection