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Cherry Blossoms in Full Bloom at Naka-no-chô in the Yoshiwara

桜時の吉原仲之町

Japanese
Edo period
about 1791–93 (Kansei 3–5)
Artist Utagawa Toyokuni I (Japanese, 1769–1825), Publisher Izumiya Ichibei (Kansendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 2, British Museum II (1988), fig. 171

Dimensions

Vertical ôban

Accession Number

2016.1412

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Classifications

Prints

Left sheet of incomplete pentaptych.

MFA impressions: 11.13852-6, 21.7815-9, 2016.1412 (left sheet only)

Signed

Toyokuni ga
豊国画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Credit Line

Gift of the Anne Gordon Keidel Trust of June 2016