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Courtesans of the Ôgiya: Hanaôgi, kamuro Yoshino and Tatsuta; Segawa, kamuro Onami and Menami; Miyahito, kamuro Tsubaki and Shirabe

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MFA impressions: 11.14903, 21.4942

Signed

Eishô ga 栄昌画

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#39); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum. WLK 39; $25.00

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1796–97 (Kansei 8–9)

Catalogue Raisonné

Brandt, Hosoda Eishi (1977), fig. 441, list no. A71b; TNM, Ukiyo-e Prints 2 (1962), #2301

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.5 x 25.7 cm (15 3/16 x 10 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4942

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints