Asian Art
Artist: Utagawa Kunisada, Japanese, 1786–1865

Pink (Tokonatsu) from Series Thirty-six Famous Courtesans

possibly 1st month, 1861

Polychrome woodblock print

framed: 21 3/4 × 16 5/16 in. (55.25 × 41.49 cm) sheet: 13 × 9 in. (33.02 × 22.86 cm)
Gift of John F. O’Brien
2017.50.8
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Edo period (1615–1868)
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Prints
Geography: 
Japan
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

John O'Brien collection.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions July 1, 2016–June 30, 2017,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/bulletin/Pub-Bull-acquisitions-2017.pdf (accessed December 1, 2017).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.