Segawa of the Matsubaya, kamuro Sasano and Takeno, from the series Edo Purple in the Pleasure Quarters (Seirô Edo Murasaki)

青楼江戸紫 「まつ葉や内 瀬川 ささの 竹の」

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Chôbunsai Eishi (Japanese, 1756–1829)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.4 x 24.2 cm (14 3/4 x 9 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

54.1473

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 21.4932 (with series title), 54.1473 (without series title)

Signed

Chôbunsai Eishi ga

鳥文斎栄之画

Provenance

Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes; gift to MFA in 1954 by Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes