Kesa Gozen, from the series Modern Versions of Japanese Beauties (Wakoku bijn ryakushû)

「和国美人略集 袈裟御前」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1781 (An'ei 10/Tenmei 1)
Artist Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0386; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #215.7, and pl. 102

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 25.6 x 19 cm (10 1/16 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

06.648

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.648, 11.19367

Signed

Kiyonaga ga

清長画

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection