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Courtesan and Kamuro

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MFA impressions: 06.691 (narrow, signed), 21.5729 (wide, unsigned)

Signed

Hôgetsudo shômei hashira-e kongen Okumura Bunkaku Masanobu shôhitsu 方月堂正名はしら絵根元奥村文角政信正筆

Marks

Artist's seal: Tanchôsai

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 1740s

Catalogue Raisonné

Paine, MFA Bulletin v. 57, no. 308 (1959), fig. 5

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 71.9 x 16.7 cm (28 5/16 x 6 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.961

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (beni-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints