Courtesans of the Ôgiya: Fumikoshi, kamuro Shiori and Taori; Nanakoshi, kamuro Mineno and Takane; Kasugano, kamuro Wakana and Kochô; Miyahito, kamuro Tsubaki and Shirabe; Takigawa, kamuro Onami and Menami; Hanaôgi, kamuro Yoshino and Tatsuta

扇屋三枚続 「文こし しおり たおり  七越 みねの たかね  春日野 わかな こてふ  蓬莢仙(みやひと) つばき しらべ  たき川 おなみ めなみ  花あふき よしの たつた」

Japanese
Edo period
1790s
Artist Chôbunsai Eishi (Japanese, 1756–1829), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 8 (1980), Eishi list, #103; Brandt, Hosoda Eishi (1977), fig. 176 (mistakenly identified as part of Matsubaya triptych), list no. 167

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.7 x 24.8 cm (14 13/16 x 9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

RES.50.42

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

One sheet of incomplete triptych.

Signed

Eishi ga

栄之画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame

改印:極

Credit Line

Gift of Porter Sargent