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Kotoma of the Akashiya in The Warbler in the Plum Tree (Ôshukubai), from the series Costume Parade of the Kita-Shinchi Quarter in Osaka (Ôsaka Kita-Shinchi nerimono)

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MFA impressions: 06.824.3, 11.38817

Signed

Ryûsai Shigeharu ga 柳斎重春画

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 1837 (Tenpô 8), 6th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Kitagawa, "Bosuton bijutsukan shozô Kamigata-e mokuroku" (Kansai daigaku, 2007), p. 125; Schwaab 1989, #269

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.6 x 25.5 cm (14 7/16 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.824.3

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints