Nanakoshi of the Ôgiya, kamuro Takane and Iwane, from the series Models for Fashion: New Year Designs as Fresh as Young Leaves (Hinagata wakana no hatsu moyô)

「雛形若菜の初模様 あふき屋内 七越 たかね いわんえ」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1782 (Tenmei 2)
Artist Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0424; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #4.2, and pl. 21

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.1 x 25.6 cm (15 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

46.1398

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.13967 (key block), 46.1398 (color)

Signed

Kiyonaga ga

清長画

Provenance

1946, gift of Charles Adrien Rübel to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 12, 1946)

Credit Line

Gift of C. Adrian Rübel