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Ei of Nakamori-ken as Lady Huayang (Kayô Fujin), from the series Costume Parade of the Shimanouchi Quarter (Shimanouchi nerimono)

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Forms a diptych with 06.824.5. MFA impressions: 06.824.2 (R), 06.824.5 (L), 11.36298a-b (complete diptych), 11.38818 (R), 11.38820a-b (complete diptych), 11.38822 (R)

Signed

Ryûsai Shigeharu ga 柳斎重春画

Marks

Artist's seal: Yamaguchi uji Shigeharu

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 1836 (Tenpô 7), 6th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Kitagawa, "Bosuton bijutsukan shozô Kamigata-e mokuroku" (Kansai daigaku, 2007), p. 125; Keyes 1973, #338a-d and pl. 54

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.3 x 25.2 cm (14 5/16 x 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.824.2

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints