Courtesans of the Three Cities, a Triptych (Sanpukutsui): Edo (top), Osaka (right), Kyoto (left)

「三幅対」三都の遊女 江戸、大阪、京

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Unknown, Japanese, Attributed to Nishimura Shigenaga (Japanese, 1697?–1756), Publisher Igaya Kan'emon (Bunkidô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 32.8 x 15.8 cm (12 15/16 x 6 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

54.246

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (urushi-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color and nikawa

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24