Morokoshi of the Kuki-rô, at Edo-machi nichôme in the ShIn Yoshiwara

「新吉原江町二丁目 久喜楼 唐土」

Japanese
Edo period
1865 (Genji 2/Keiô 1), 8th month
Artist Utagawa Yoshiharu (Japanese, 1828–1888)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.3 x 25.4 cm (14 11/16 x 10 in.)

Accession Number

RES.52.14

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Ôju Chôkorô Yoshiharu

Markings

Censor's seal: Ox 8 aratame
Blockcutter's mark: Asakura Hori Man
Artist's seal: kiri

改印:丑八改
彫師:朝倉彫万

Provenance

1952, gift of Louis Aaron Lebowich (b. 1880), Boston, to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich