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Nihonbashi in Edo (Edo Nihonbashi): Hanaôgi of the Ôgiya, from the series A Tôkaidô Board Game of Courtesans: Fifty-three Pairings in the Yoshiwara (Keisei dôchû sugoroku/Mitate Yoshiwara gojûsan tsui [no uchi])

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MFA impressions: 11.25555, 49.1745, 11.40898.8 (bottom half only)

Signed

Keisai Eisen ga 渓斎英泉画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Credit Line

Gift of Porter Sargent

Japanese, Edo period, about 1821–23 (Bunsei 4–6)

Catalogue Raisonné

Chiba City Museum of Art, Keisai Eisen (2012), #217; another print in the series (Mishima): Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 4, Victoria and Albert Museum I (1989), pl. 160

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 39.3 x 25.9 cm (15 1/2 x 10 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

49.1745

Medium or Technique

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

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Asia

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