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Courtesans of the Ôgiya: Takihime and Takihashi

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Center sheet of incomplete triptych. MFA impressions: 11.13613 (right sheet only), 21.6962 (center sheet only), 21.7389-91 (complete triptych)

Signed

Toyokuni ga 豊国画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#133); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1795 (Kansei 7)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.3 x 25.4 cm (15 1/16 x 10 in.)

Accession Number

21.6962

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints