Segawa and Utanosuke of the Matsubaya, from the series Modern Beauties of the Pleasure Quarters in Full Flower (Seirô tôji zensei no kimi)

「まつ葉屋内 瀬川 歌之助 青楼当時全盛の君」

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Kitagawa Tsukimaro (Kikumaro) (Japanese, died in 1830), Publisher Murataya Jirobei (Eiyûdô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

52.8 x 23.2 cm (20 13/16 x 9 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.6878

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Kikumaro hitsu
菊麿筆

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (lot 109); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection