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Hanakawado, from the series One Hundred Beautiful Women at Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho hyakunin bijo)

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MFA impressions: 00.787, 11.15305, 11.29988

Signed

Toyokuni ga, in toshidama cartouche (main image); Kunihisa ga (inset) 豊国画(年玉枠)、国久画

Marks

Censors' seals: aratame, Snake 12 No blockcutter's mark

Provenance

By 1900, William Perkins Babcock; 1900, bequest of William Perkins Babcock to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 12, 1900)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Japanese, Edo period, 1857 (Ansei 4), 12th month

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37 x 25.3 cm (14 9/16 x 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.787

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints