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Shizuka of the Shizutamaya, from the series Beauties of the Yoshiwara as Six Floral Immortals (Seirô bijin Rokkasen)

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MFA impressions: 21.4917, 53.21

Signed

Eishi zu 栄之図

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Provenance

January 8, 1953 gift to the Museum by W. G. Russell Allen.

Credit Line

Gift of W. G. Russell Allen

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

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 8 (1980), Eishi list, #14.5; Genshoku ukiyo-e dai hyakka jiten 7 (1980), #336; Brandt, Hosoda Eishi (1977), fig. 51, list no. 172

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.5 x 24.1 cm (14 3/4 x 9 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

53.21

Medium or Technique

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

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints