Assortment of Masks, a New Edition (Shinban men zukushi)

「しんばんめん尽」

Japanese
Edo period
1847–52 (Kôka 4–Kaei 5)
Artist Ichieisai Yoshitsuya (Japanese, 1822–1866), Publisher Yamashiroya Jinbei (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.8 × 25 cm (14 1/2 × 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.1377

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Yoshitsuya ga
芳艶画

Markings

Censors' seals: Kinugasa, Watanabe (?)
No blockcutter's mark
改印:衣笠、渡辺
彫師:なし

Provenance

By 1900, William Perkins Babcock; 1900, bequest of William Perkins Babcock to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 12, 1900)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock