Seirô bijin awase sugata kagami (Mirror of Forms of Fair Women of the Green Houses)

青楼美人合姿鏡

Japanese
Edo period
1776 (An'ei 5)
Artist Kitao Shigemasa (Japanese, 1739–1820), Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792), Blockcutter Inoue Shinshichi (Japanese), Author of preface Tsutaya Jûzaburô (Kôshodô) (Japanese), Publisher Yamazaki Kinbei (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Keyes, Ehon (2006), pp. 94-99; Kokusho sômokuroku, rev. ed., vol. 5 (1990), p. 121, col. 1; Toda, Ryerson Library cat. (1931), pp. 180-81

Dimensions

28.1 x 18.7 cm (11 1/16 x 7 3/8 in.) (ôhon)

Accession Number

2006.1749.1-3

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink, color, and mica on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

Inscription

None

Signed

北尾花藍重改
勝川酉 春章

Markings

Printed seals, black

Provenance

Source unidentified.

Credit Line

Source unidentified