Matsuume of the Moritaya as a Palace Maid (Hashitame), from the series Costume Parade of the Shimanouchi Quarter (Shimanouchi nerimono)

「島之内ねり物 はした女 森田屋 まつ梅」

Japanese
Edo period
1836 (Tenpô 7), 6th month
Artist Gochôtei Sadahiro (Japanese, active about 1830–1850), Publisher Tenmaya Kihei (Tenki) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Kitagawa, "Bosuton.." (2007), p. 125; Ikeda bunko, Kamigata yakusha-e shûsei, vol. 3 (2001), #093 (variant, Nakamori for Morita); Schwaab, Osaka Prints (1989), #267 (Nakamori); Keyes, Hirosada (1984), #3 (Nakamori); Keyes 1973, #277b (Nakamori, no photo)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.4 x 25.6 cm (14 5/16 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.824.11

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.824.11, 11.26585

From a collective series by Hokuei, Hokuju, Sadahiro, Sadanobu, and Shigeharu.

Signed

Gochôtei Sadahiro ga
五蝶亭貞広画

Markings

Artist's seal: Sada

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection