Beauties of the West: Sakai-chô, Mikizô of the Tachibanaya and Matsunojô of the Tennôjiya, from the series Beauties of the East, West, North and South (Tôzainanboku no bijin)

「東西南北之美人 西方の美人 堺町 橘屋内三喜蔵 天王寺屋内松之丞」

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Kitao Shigemasa (Japanese, 1739–1820)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e taikei 3 (1976), #271 (no date); TNM Ukiyo-e cat. 2 (1962), #1365 (no date)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38 x 25.3 cm (14 15/16 x 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5869

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Provenance

December 1916, given by Frank Lloyd Wright to William S. and John T. Spaulding; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection