Hanaôgi of the Ôgiya and Kisegawa of the Matsubaya, from the triptych Courtesans as the Six Poetic Immortals (Yûkun Rokkasen)

「遊君六哥仙 扇屋花扇 松葉屋喜瀬川」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1796 (Kansei 8)
Artist Chôbunsai Eishi (Japanese, 1756–1829), Publisher Iwatoya Kisaburô (Eirindô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 8 (1980), Eishi list, #92 (complete triptych); Brandt, Hosoda Eishi (1977), fig. 182 (two sheets), list nos. 243-4

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.2 x 25.2 cm (15 1/16 x 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4939

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

One sheet of incomplete triptych.

Signed

Eishi zu
栄之図

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#369); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection