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Beauties of the Pleasure Quarters Viewing Snow (Seirô bijin yukimi kôkei): Ôyodo of the Kado-Ebiya, kamuro ? and Tsutae (R); Miyagawa of the Kado-Ebiya, kamuro Haruno and Sumire (L)

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Diptych (two sheets of incomplete triptych): 00.1438 (right), 00.1439 (left) The impression of the complete triptych in the Ishikawa Prefectural Museum of Art has the publisher's mark of Yamaguchiya Tôbei, not found on this later edition.

Signed

Gountei Sadahide ga (on each sheet) 五雲亭貞秀画

Provenance

By 1900, William Perkins Babcock; 1900, bequest of William Perkins Babcock to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 12, 1900)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Japanese, Edo period,

Catalogue Raisonné

Ishikawa Prefectural Museum of Art db (complete triptych, first edition)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban diptych

Accession Number

00.1438-9

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints