Hinaji of the Chôjiya, from an untitled series known as Folded Love Letters

封じ文 「てうじや内 ひなし」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1769–70 (Meiwa 6–7)
Artist Ippitsusai Bunchô (Japanese, active about 1765–1792)


Catalogue Raisonné

Clark et al., The Actor's Image (1994), #26; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Bunchô list, #316.5

Dimensions

Hosoban; 30.5 x 14.6 cm (12 x 5 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

20.773

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Ippitsusai Bunchô ga
一筆齊文調画

Markings

Artist's seal: Mori uji

Provenance

By exchange with Gilbert E. Fuller.

Credit Line

By exchange with Gilbert E. Fuller