Michihama of the Tsutaya, kamuro Tokiwa and Midori, from the series Evergreen Brocades of the Pleasure Quarters (Seirô tokiwa nishiki)

「青楼常盤錦 道はま ときは みどり」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1776–81 (An'ei 5–Tenmei 1)
Artist Isoda Koryûsai (Japanese, 1735–1790)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hockley 2003, p. 217, #S-3-11

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 22.1 x 15.7 cm (8 11/16 x 6 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.187

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Koryû ga
湖龍画

Provenance

1928, bequest of Miss Ellen Starkey Bates to the MFA (Accession Date: March 1, 1928).

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Ellen Starkey Bates