Courtesan Agemakidayû of the Naka-Kineya as a Dengaku Priest (Dengaku bôzu), probably from an untitled costume parade series (nerimono)

大阪新町ねりもの 「中杵屋 揚巻太夫 でんかく法師」

Japanese
Edo period
1825 (Bunsei 8), 8th month
Artist Jukôdô Yoshikuni (Japanese, active 1804–1843)


Catalogue Raisonné

Kitagawa, "Bosuton bijutsukan shozô Kamigata-e mokuroku" (Kansai daigaku, 2007), p. 124 (other impression); Keyes 1973, p. 255 (described but not illustrated)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.5 x 25 cm (14 3/8 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.3214.19

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.36280, 17.3214.19

Forms a diptych with 11.36279, 17.3214.18.

Signed

Jukôdô Yoshikuni ga
寿好堂よし国画

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection