Miasma (Sawaki no tei), from an untitled series of a visit to the Yoshiwara (known as Series L)

吉原通い 「さわきのてい」

Japanese
Meiji-era reprint of Edo-period design?
Artist Okumura Masanobu (Japanese, 1686–1764)


Catalogue Raisonné

Shibui, "Masanobu no sumi-e," Ukiyo-e no kenkyû VI.3 (March 1929), #L-12; the series: Waterhouse, Images of Eighteenth-Century Japan (1975), #24

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 26.2 x 33.4 cm (10 5/16 x 13 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.21.472.11

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (sumizuri-e); ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Yamato gashi Okumura Masanobu zu
大和画師奥村政信図

Markings

Artist's seal: Masanobu

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection