Jolly Dolls in the Capital of Flowers (Hana no miyako ukare ningyô), from the series Entertainments of the Niwaka Festival in the Yoshiwara in Full Swing (Seirô Niwaka zensei asobi)

「青楼仁和嘉全盛遊 花の都うかれ人形」

Japanese
Edo period
Publisher Yamaguchiya Chûemon (Chûsuke) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 34.6 x 21.6 cm (13 5/8 x 8 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

RES.51.19

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Utamaro hitsu
歌麿筆

Markings

No censor's seal
改印:なし

Provenance

1951, gift of Louis W. Black to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 11, 1951)

Credit Line

Gift of Louis W. Black