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River of Heaven (Amanokawa): The Tanabata Festival, from the series Modern Beauties for the Five Festivals (Tôsei bijin Gosekku)

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Possibly published by Sanoya Kihei, whose mark appears on the lantern.

Signed

Kikugawa Eizan hitsu 菊川英山筆

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period,

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 34.3 x 22.4 cm (13 1/2 x 8 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.2072

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints