Suited to Patterns Stocked by Izugura (Izugura shi-ire no moyô muki), second state, from the series Summer Outfits: Beauties of Today (Natsu ishô tôsei bijin)

「夏衣裳当世美人 伊豆蔵仕入のもやう向キ」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1804–06 (Bunka 1–3)
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806)


Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #441 (first state); Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #283.1; Shibui, Ukiyo-e zuten Utamaro (1964), 152.1.1; Yoshida, Utamaro zenshû (1941), #711

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.4 x 25.7 cm (15 1/8 x 10 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.6516

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: first state: 11.14271, 21.6586; second state: 21.6516

Signed

Utamaro hitsu
歌麿筆

Markings

No censor's seal
改印:なし

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#424); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection