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Lantern of the Patron God (Kayou kami no seitô), from the Series Fashionable Eight Views of the Yoshiwara (Fûryû Yoshiwara hakkei)

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Signed

Kiyonaga ga 清長画

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1778 (An'ei 7)

Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0131; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #269.1, and pl. 80

Dimensions

Vertical koban (half aiban); 22.1 x 15.5 cm (8 11/16 x 6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

06.2530

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints