Lantern of the Patron God (Kayou kami no seitô), from the Series Fashionable Eight Views of the Yoshiwara (Fûryû Yoshiwara hakkei)

「風流吉原八景 通神の誓燈」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1778 (An'ei 7)
Artist Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0131; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #269.1, and pl. 80

Dimensions

Vertical koban (half aiban); 22.1 x 15.5 cm (8 11/16 x 6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

06.2530

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Kiyonaga ga

清長画

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection