First Calligraphy of the Year (Shihitsu): Fukurokuju and a Young Lady, from the series The Treasure Ship (Takarabune)

「多歌羅婦祢 試筆」 福禄寿と美人

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Keisai Eisen (Japanese, 1790–1848)


Dimensions

Shikishiban; 21 x 18.5 cm (8 1/4 x 7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.1936

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (surimono); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Keisai

渓斎

Provenance

January 1900, purchased at the Brinkley-Condor Sale by the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. (Accession Date: January 9, 1900)

Credit Line

General Funds