Renzan of the Gaku-Tawaraya, 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 がくたわらや内 れん山」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1777–78 (An'ei 6–7)
Artist Isoda Koryûsai (Japanese, 1735–1790)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hockley 2003, p. 232, #II-C-67

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.3 x 25.6 cm (14 11/16 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8228

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.14632 (dark background), 21.8228 (light background)

Signed

Koryûsai zu
湖龍斎図

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#353); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection