In the Third Month, Cherry Blossoms on Naka-no-chô (Sangatsu, Naka-no-chô sakura): Usugumo of the Tamaya, from the series Four Seasons in the Pleasure Quarters: Annual Events in the Yoshiwara (Kuruwa no shikishi Yoshiwara yôji)

「廓の四季志よしはらやうじ 三月 中の町桜 玉屋内 薄雲」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1821–23 (Bunsei 4–6)
Artist Keisai Eisen (Japanese, 1790–1848), Publisher Tsutaya Jûzaburô (Kôshodô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Other prints in the series: Chiba City Museum of Art, Keisai Eisen (2012), #47-49; Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 4, Victoria and Albert Museum I (1989), pls. 157-9

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.1 x 24.4 cm (14 3/16 x 9 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

17.3214.8

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Keisai Eisen ga

渓斎英泉画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame

改印:極

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection