Women Washing Clothes

洗濯

Japanese
Edo period
about 1778 (An'ei 7)
Artist Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0100; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #182, and pl. 76

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 26.5 x 19.8 cm (10 7/16 x 7 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5592

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.19360, 21.5592

Signed

Kiyonaga ga
清長画

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#594); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection