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Tsukasa of the Ôgiya, kamuro Akeba and Kochô, from the series Beauties for the Five Festivals (Bijin gosekku)

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MFA impressions: 11.14698, 21.8401

Signed

Ichirakutei Eisui ga 一楽亭栄水画

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1795–97 (Kansei 7–9)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 8 (1980), Eisui list, #10.4.1; Brandt, Hosoda Eishi (1977), fig. 498, list no. C4; Ukiyo-e taikei 6 (1975), #57

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.3 x 25 cm (14 11/16 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8401

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints