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Courtesan: Woman of the Genna Era [1615-24] (Yûkun, Genna koro fujin), from the series Thirty-six Elegant Selections (Sanjûroku kasen)

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No. 27 in the series. MFA impressions: 41.940.28, RES.51.124

Signed

Toshikata ga (in landscape on screen)

Provenance

1951, gift of Louis Aaron Lebowich (b. 1880), Boston, to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich

Japanese, Meiji era, 1893 (Meiji 26)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban

Accession Number

RES.51.124

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints