Morokoshi of the Echizenya, from the series Models for Fashion: New Year Designs as Fresh as Young Leaves (Hinagata wakana no hatsu moyô)

「雛形若菜初模様 越前屋内 もろこし」

Japanese
Edo period
1776 (An'ei 5), fall
Artist Isoda Koryûsai (Japanese, 1735–1790), Publisher Tsutaya Jûzaburô (Kôshodô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hockley 2003, p. 227, #I-C-14; Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 10, Museo d'Arte Orientale, Genoa, I (1988), pl. 88

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.3 x 26.1 cm (15 1/16 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

06.528

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.528, 11.14635

Signed

Koryûsai ga
湖龍斎画

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection