Eiji of the Sakuraiya in Dance of the Gagaku Musician (Reijin mai), from the series Gion Festival Costume Parade (Gion mikoshi arai nerimono sugata)

「祇園神輿洗 ねりもの姿 伶人舞(「れいしんまい」) さくら井や 栄治(えいじ)」

Japanese
Edo period
1814 (Bunka 11)
Artist Urakusai Nagahide (Japanese, active about 1805–1848), Publisher Yamasa (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Kitagawa, "Bosuton bijutsukan shozô Kamigata-e mokuroku" (Kansai daigaku, 2007), p. 124; Ujlaki and Nakade, "Gion nerimono prints revisited: The list," Andon 75 (2003), GN 1814-24, photo p. 36

Dimensions

Hosoban; 33.5 x 15 cm (13 3/16 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

06.755

Medium or Technique

Woodblock/stencil print (kappazuri); ink on paper, with stenciled color

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.675, 11.26548

Signed

Nagahide ga

長秀画

Markings

Publisher's mark: Yamasa han

画家の印章: なし
版元: 山佐
改印: なし

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection