Cherry Blossoms on Naka-no-chô in the Yoshiwara

桜時の吉原仲之町

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Okumura Masanobu (Japanese, 1686–1764)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e taisei 3 (1931), #112

Dimensions

Horizontal ô-ôban; 29.4 x 42.3 cm (11 9/16 x 16 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.7224

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Shômei Hôgetsudô Okumura Bunkaku Masanobu
正名方月堂奥村文角政信

Provenance

May 1914, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Colonna; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection