Ôyodo of the Tsuruya, from the series Comparison of Beauties of the Pleasure Quarters in Temporary Lodgings (Seirô karitaku bijin awase)

「青楼借宅美人合 鶴屋内 大淀」

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Kikukawa Eizan (Japanese, 1787–1867), Publisher Yamaguchiya Tôbei (Kinkôdô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.2 x 26.5 cm (14 5/8 x 10 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.116

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Combined image: 11.26680 (left), 20.116 (right)

Signed

Eizan hitsu
英山筆

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

1920, gift of the Estate of Henry Adams to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of Henry Adams