Icon for a Long and Tranquil Life of Drunkenness (Enju an'on no miei)

「延寿安穏之見酔(ゑんじゆあんおんのみゑい)」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1863 (Bunkyû 3)
Artist Unknown, Japanese


Catalogue Raisonné

Inagaki, Edo no asobi-e (1988), #37; Miyao, Nihon no giga (1967), color frontispiece

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; H. 36.1 cm (14 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.5011.55

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Parody of Senju Kannon.

Mounted in an album of 55 prints with the hand-written title “The Road to the Capital, Spring 1863” (Bunkyû san haru no miyako michi).
 画帳 「文久三春の都路」

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Markings

No censor's seal
No blockcutter's mark

Credit Line

Source unidentified