Hanando of the Ogiya, kamuro Momiji and Sakura, from an untitled series of five courtesans

遊女集 「扇屋内 花人 もみち さくら」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1809–13 (Bunka 6–10)
Artist Kikukawa Eizan (Japanese, 1787–1867)


Catalogue Raisonné

Kondô, ed., Eizan (JUM exh. cat., 1996), pentaptych list, p. 319, #11, cat. no. 475, and color plate

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.4 x 25.1 cm (14 3/4 x 9 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.50.88

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

The five prints in the series can be assembled as an optional pentaptych.
MFA prints in the series: 11.17831, 11.17832, RES.50.88

Signed

Kikukawa Eizan hitsu
菊川英山筆

Markings

No censor's seal

Provenance

1950, gift of Gordon Abbott (Manchester), Mrs. George L. Batchelder, Jr. (Beverly), and Mrs. Francis B. Lothrop (Boston). (Accession date: December 14, 1950)

Credit Line

Gift of Gordon Abbott, Mrs. George L. Batchelder, Jr., and Mrs. Francis B. Lothrop