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Matsuume of the Moritaya as a Palace Maid (Hashitame), from the series Costume Parade of the Shimanouchi Quarter (Shimanouchi nerimono)

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MFA impressions: 06.824.11, 11.26585 From a collective series by Hokuei, Hokuju, Sadahiro, Sadanobu, and Shigeharu.

Signed

Gochôtei Sadahiro ga 五蝶亭貞広画

Marks

Artist's seal: Sada

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.." (2007), p. 125; Ikeda bunko, Kamigata yakusha-e shûsei, vol. 3 (2001), #093 (variant title, Nakamori instead of Morita); Schwaab 1989, #267 (Nakamori); Keyes, Hirosada (1984), #3 (Nakamori); Keyes 1973, #277b (Nakamori, no photo)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.4 x 25.6 cm (14 5/16 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.824.11

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints