Konami of Nakamori-ken (as the First Emperor) in Xianyang Palace (Kannyôkyû), from the series Costume Parade of the Shimanouchi Quarter (Shimanouchi nerimono)

「島之内ねりもの 感陽宮 中森軒 小浪」

Japanese
Edo period
1836 (Tenpô 7), 6th month
Artist Ryûsai Shigeharu (Japanese, 1803–1853), Publisher Tenmaya Kihei (Tenki) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Kitagawa, "Bosuton bijutsukan shozô Kamigata-e mokuroku" (Kansai daigaku, 2007), p. 125; Keyes 1973, #338a-d and pl. 54

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.5 x 25.5 cm (14 3/8 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.824.5

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Forms a diptych with 06.824.2.

MFA impressions: 06.824.2 (R), 06.824.5 (L), 11.36298a-b (complete diptych), 11.38818 (R), 11.38820a-b (complete diptych), 11.38822 (R)

Signed

Ryûsai Shigeharu ga

柳斎重春画

Markings

Artist's seal: Yamaguchi uji Shigeharu

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection