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Nanahito of the Sugata-Ebiya, kamuro Tsuruji and Kameji, from a series of courtesans printed in blue

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One sheet of pentaptych 34.415a-e (order uncertain, no VR).

Signed

Gototei Kunisada ga 五渡亭国貞画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Provenance

1934, bequest of Nellie Parney Carter to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 4, 1934)

Credit Line

Nellie Parney Carter Collection—Bequest of Nellie Parney Carter

Japanese, Edo period, about 1831 (Tenpô 2)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.5 x 28 cm (14 3/8 x 11 in.)

Accession Number

34.415c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints