Playing the Koto: Nagoya Woman of the Kôka Era [1844-48] (Koto shirabe, Kôka koro Nagoya fujin), from the series Thirty-six Elegant Selections (Sanjûroku kasen)

「三十六佳撰 琴しらべ 弘化頃名古屋婦人」

Japanese
Meiji era
1894 (Meiji 27)
Artist Mizuno Toshikata (Japanese, 1866–1908), Publisher Akiyama Buemon (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.8 x 25.2 cm (14 1/2 x 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.52.28

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No. 01 in the series.

MFA impressions: 41.940.2, 2016.1588.2, RES.52.28

Signed

Toshikata
年方

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich