Desiring the Favor of an Answer; Mino Province Metadata

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  • Main Title Desiring the Favor of an Answer; Mino Province
  • Parallel Title Ohenji o itadakitai: Mino Province
  • Series Title Auspicious Desires on Land and Sea
  • Parallel Title Sankai medetai zue


  • Artist: Utagawa Kuniyoshi
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Japanese; 1797–1861;
  • Artist: Utagawa Yoshiiku
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Japanese; 1833–1904;


  • Manufacturer: Yamaguchiya Tôbei (Kinkôdô)
    Contributor Type: Organization
    Contributor Info: Japan;
  • Owner: Museum of Fine Arts
    Contributor Type: Organization
    Contributor Info: Boston, Massachusetts, United States


  • Name: Scholars Resource, Inc.
    Place of Publication: Wheat Ridge, Colorado


  • Creation: 1852


  • Japanese


  • Physical Description: 1 artwork original : woodblock print, ink, color, paper ; 36.4 x 25.7 cm.
  • Content Description: A woman is prominent in the foreground. She wears a red patterned kimono and a white loose head scarf. Insets with Japanese text are on both sides of the artwork. Behind her is a seascape and landscape with two men.


  • Art and Architecture Thesaurus (Getty): nishiki-e
  • Art and Architecture Thesaurus (Getty): Ukiyo-e
  • Art and Architecture Thesaurus (Getty): Edo (Japanese period)
  • Art and Architecture Thesaurus (Getty): Japanese
  • Art and Architecture Thesaurus (Getty): color woodcuts
  • Art and Architecture Thesaurus (Getty): Utagawa School


  • Name: ARTsource
    Code: UNTART


  • Name: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
    Code: UNTCVA


  • Rights Access: unt
  • Rights License: copyright
  • Rights Holder: Scholars Resource, Inc.
  • Rights Statement: Copyright 2011, Scholars Resource, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Resource Type

  • Artwork


  • Image


  • Accession or Local Control No: bos02187
  • Other: Museum inventory number 11.25998
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc41323