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Comparison of Slender Hips Like WIllows in Snow at the Yanagiya Bathhouse (Kurabe koshi yuki no Yanagiya), from the series Annual Customs of the Present Day (Imayô nenjû gyôji no uchi)

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Triptych: 50.2616 (left), 50.2617 (center), 50.2618 (right)

Signed

Ikkeisai Yoshiiku ga (on each sheet) 一恵斎芳幾画

Credit Line

Gift of Porter Sargent

Japanese, Edo period, 1868 (Keiô 4/Meiji 1), 9th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Salter, Japanese Popular Prints (2006), pp. 76-7, fig. 68; Genshoku ukiyo-e dai hyakka jiten 5 (1980), #183; Konishi, Nishiki-e Bakumatsu Meiji no rekishi 5 (1977), pp. 47-9 (foldout); TNM Ukiyo-e cat. 3 (1963), #s 3139-41

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych

Accession Number

50.2616-8

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints