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Hanaôgi of the Ôgiya, from an untitled series of large heads of courtesans

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Signed

Ichirakutei Eisui ga

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; 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 1796–98 (Kansei 8–10)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 8 (1980), Eisui list, #3.3; Brandt, Hosoda Eishi (1977), fig. 511, list no. C8; TNM Ukiyo-e cat. 2 (1962), #2316

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 39.2 x 26 cm (15 7/16 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.8399

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints