Courtesans of the Kado-Ebiya at Kyômachi Itchôme in ShIn Yoshiwara: Ôi (R), Ôryoku (C), and Yachiyo (L)

「新吉原京町壱丁目 角海老屋内 大井」 「新吉原京町壱丁目 角海老屋内 鴨縁」 「新吉原京町壱丁目 角海老屋内 八千代」

Japanese
Edo period
1830s
Artist Utagawa Kunisada I (Toyokuni III) (Japanese, 1786–1864), Publisher Yamaguchiya Tôbei (Kinkôdô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 36.7 x 80.2 cm (14 7/16 x 31 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

34.425a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Kôchôrô Kunisada ga (on each sheet)

香蝶楼国貞画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame

改印:極

Provenance

1934, bequest of Nellie Parney Carter to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 4, 1934)

Credit Line

Nellie Parney Carter Collection—Bequest of Nellie Parney Carter