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Ohane and Ofuku, from the series Selected Geisha of the Yoshiwara (Seirô geisha sen)

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MFA impressions: 06.1134, 21.4934

Signed

Eishi ga 栄之画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1794–95 (Kansei 6–7)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 8 (1980), Eishi list, #69 (complete triptych/series); Genshoku ukiyo-e dai hyakka jiten 7 (1980), #s 323-5; Brandt, Hosoda Eishi (1977), fig. 179 (complete triptych/series), list no. 206-208

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.8 x 24.8 cm (14 7/8 x 9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

06.1134

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints