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An Edo Comparison of Murasaki's Figures (Edo Murasaki Sugata Kurabe)

Utagawa Kunisada (Japanese, 1786-1864)


Mrs. Kate Kiser Klein; given to the Indianapolis Museum of Art in 1972.

Object Information

artist
Utagawa Kunisada (Japanese, 1786-1864)
period
Edo
creation date
1857, 8th month
materials
color woodblock print
dimensions
14 x 9 3/4 in. (image)
14 1/2 x 10 in. (sheet)
mark descriptions
Signed by artist: Toyokuni ga in a toshidama cartouche
Publishers' marks: Sh?fukud? (J?sh?ya Kinz?)
Censor's seal: aratame
Date seal: Snake 8, (1857, 8th month)
accession number
72.47.39
credit line
Gift of Mrs. Kate Kiser Klein
copyright
Public Domain
collection
Asian Art
colors