The Chrysanthemum Boy (Kikujidô)

菊慈童

Japanese
Edo period
about 1801–02 (Kyôwa 1–2)
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806), Publisher Kagaya (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Asano and Clark 1995, #379; Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #779.1; Yoshida, Utamaro zenshû (1941), #276

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 31.9 x 22.2 cm (12 9/16 x 8 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.6574

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Right sheet of a pair.

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 Bing collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection