Ohisa of the Takashimaya in Nankoku

「南国 たかしま ひさ」

Japanese
Edo period
1790s
Artist Katsukawa Shun'ei (Japanese, 1762–1819), Publisher Tsuruya Kiemon (Senkakudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Another print from the set: Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 9, Musées Royaux d'Art et d'Histoire, Brussels (1989), pl. 114

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.6 x 13.8 cm (12 7/16 x 5 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5996

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

One sheet of incomplete pentaptych. Another sheet: 54.255

Signed

Shun'ei ga
春英画

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#34); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection