Iku of Kitamori-ken in Ichiya Kanjo (Festival of the Sumiyoshi Shrine), from the series Costume Parade of the Shimanouchi Quarter (Shimanouchi nerimono)

「島之内ねりもの 一夜官女 北森軒 いく」

Japanese
Edo period
1836 (Tenpô 7), 6th month
Artist Shunbaisai Hokuei (Japanese, active about 1824–1837, died 1837), Publisher Shôhonya Seishichi (Honsei) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Yamamura & Kitagawa, "Yamamura-ryû," in Ukiyo-e geijutsu 159 (2010), p. 64, fig. 2; Kitagawa, "Bosuton bijutsukan shozô Kamigata-e mokuroku" (Kansai daigaku, 2007), p. 125; Ikeda bunko, Kamigata yakusha-e shûsei, vol. 2 (1998), #383

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.1 x 25.5 cm (14 3/16 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.824.9

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.824.9, 11.38789

From a collective series by Hokuei, Hokuju, Sadahiro, Sadanobu, and Shigeharu.

Signed

Sekkarô Hokuei ga

雪花楼北英画

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection