Street Performance of Music and Juggling (Daikagura)

大神楽

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #788; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 203.3.1

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.7 x 24.7 cm (14 13/16 x 9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

RES.54.42

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

Provenance

1954, by exchange from Worcester Art Museum to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 8, 1954)

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24