Fashionable Figures at Dawn on a Snowy Day (Imayô sugata yuki no akebono), from the series The Four Seasons (Shunkashûtô no uchi)

春夏秋冬之内 今様姿雪の明ほの

Japanese
Edo period
1830s
Artist Keisai Eisen (Japanese, 1790–1848), Publisher Sanoya Kihei (Kikakudô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.7 x 25.1 cm (14 7/16 x 9 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

17.3210.5

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Left sheet of incomplete triptych.

MFA impressions: 11.26884-6 (complete triptych, printed entirely in blue and red), 17.3210.5 (L only, color figure with blue background)

Signed

Keisai Eisen ga
渓斎英泉画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection