Women under Maple Leaves, from the series Contest of Contemporary Beauties of the Pleasure Quarters (Tôsei yûri bijin awase)
about 1784 (Tenmei 4)
Artist Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815)
Hirano 1939, #0345; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #3.19, and pls. 175-6
Vertical ôban; 37.8 x 25.5 cm (14 7/8 x 10 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
Left sheet of incomplete diptych.
MFA impressions: 11.13876, 21.5614
September 1911, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from the E. F. Fenollosa collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection