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; 35.2 x 24 cm (13 7/8 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

41.940.21

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

From an album containing the complete series of thirty-six prints, plus a double title page.

Signed

Toshikata
年方

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Alcott Farrar Elwell