Wakaura and Wakana of the Wakanaya, from the series Courtesans of the Pleasure Quarters in Double Mirrors (Seirô yûkun awase kagami)

「青楼遊君合鏡 若那屋内 若菜 和歌浦」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1797 (Kansei 9)
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro I (Japanese, early 1750s–1806), Publisher Yamadaya Sanshirô


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 3 (1978), list #339.7, and pl. 73

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.0 x 25.0 cm

Accession Number

34.255

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
Collector's seal: Hayashi Tadamasa
改印:なし

Provenance

1934, bequest of Nellie Parney Carter to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 4, 1934)

Credit Line

Nellie Parney Carter Collection—Bequest of Nellie Parney Carter