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Subject:Japanese Woodblock Identification
Posted By: JJ Wed, Nov 02, 2022 IP: 102.165.41.37

Good Day Forum,

Please can I have assistance in identifying a Japanese woodblock.
Appreciated
JJ





Subject:Re: Japanese Woodblock Identification
Posted By: Stan Wed, Nov 02, 2022

You have repro of a print by Kitagawa Utamaro titled "Mother Peeling Fruit While Child Watches".

See the link below for an original print at the Boston MFA.

Cheers,
Stan

URL Title :Mother Peeling Fruit While Child Watches


Subject:Re: Japanese Woodblock Identification
Posted By: I.Nagy Wed, Nov 02, 2022

Title;
風流子寶合 - Fūryū Kodakara-awase - Elegant Woman Treasuring Child
(It is a series of mother-child paintings by Utamaro、hypothetically, titled "Peeling")
Signature,
歌麿筆 - Utamaro-hitsu - Painted by Utamaro
Censor's mark,
極 - Kiwame - Approved
Publisher's mark,
I can't verify

Year of publication; ca. 1802

With regards,
I.Nagy

Subject:Re: Japanese Woodblock Identification
Posted By: JJ Thu, Nov 03, 2022

I really appreciate the time and effort of all contributors, many thanks

Subject:Re: Japanese Woodblock Identification
Posted By: I.Nagy Fri, Nov 04, 2022

In the meantime I could identify the publisher;
Enshūya Matabei (遠州屋又兵衛)
Regards,
I.Nagy


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