Handpuppet Made from a Bucket: Woman of the Enpô Era [1673-81] (Taru ningyô, Enpô koro fujin), from the series Thirty-six Elegant Selections (Sanjûroku kasen)

「三十六佳撰 樽人形 延宝頃婦人」

Japanese
Meiji era
1893 (Meiji 26)
Artist Mizuno Toshikata (Japanese, 1866–1908), Publisher Akiyama Buemon (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.1 x 25 cm (14 5/8 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.51.122

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 20 in the series.

MFA impressions: 41.940.21, 2016.1588.21, RES.51.122

Signed

Toshikata
年方

Provenance

1951, gift of Louis Aaron Lebowich (b. 1880), Boston, to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich