Hanaôgi of the Ôgiya, from an untitled series of large heads of courtesans

「扇屋内 花扇」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1796–98 (Kansei 8–10)
Artist Ichirakutei Eisui (Japanese, active 1790–1823), Publisher Maruya Bun'emon (Bunjudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 8 (1980), Eisui list, #3.3; Brandt, Hosoda Eishi (1977), fig. 511, list no. C8; TNM Ukiyo-e cat. 2 (1962), #2316

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 39.2 x 26 cm (15 7/16 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.8399

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Ichirakutei Eisui ga

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection