Requires Photography

Courtesan: Woman of the Genna Era [1615-24] (Yûkun, Genna koro fujin), from the series Thirty-six Elegant Selections (Sanjûroku kasen)

「三十六佳撰 遊君 元和頃婦人」

Japanese
Meiji era
1893 (Meiji 26)
Artist Mizuno Toshikata (Japanese, 1866–1908), Publisher Akiyama Buemon (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 35 × 24 cm (13 3/4 × 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

2016.1588.28

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Classifications

Prints

No. 27 in the series.

MFA impressions: 41.940.28, 2016.1588.28, RES.51.124

From an album containing the complete series of thirty-six prints, plus a double title page.

Signed

Toshikata ga (in landscape on screen)
年方画

Credit Line

Gift of the Anne Gordon Keidel Trust of June 2016