Gentle-looking (Otonashisô): Boats on the River at Tsukuda Shinchi (Tsukuda Shinchi no irifune), from the series Twelve Views of Modern Beauties (Imayô bijin jûni kei)

「今様美人十二景 おとなしそう」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1822–23 (Bunsei 5–6)
Artist Keisai Eisen (Japanese, 1790–1848), Publisher Izumiya Ichibei (Kansendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Chiba City Museum of Art, Keisai Eisen (2012), #140

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 39 x 26.4 cm (15 3/8 x 10 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.138

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

1920, gift of the Estate of Henry Adams to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of Henry Adams