Dolls, from the series Eight Favorite Things in the Modern World (Tôsei kôbutsu hakkei)

「当世好物八景」 人形

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Keisai Eisen (Japanese, 1790–1848), Publisher Izumiya Ichibei (Kansendô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37 x 24.6 cm (14 9/16 x 9 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

49.1737

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Keisai Eisen ga

渓斎英泉画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame

改印:極

Provenance

1949, gift of Porter Sargent to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Porter Sargent