Somekawa of the Matsubaya, kamuro Onami and Menami, from the series Mountains and Rivers among the Courtesans of the Yoshiwara (Yoshiwara yûkun sansen shu)

「吉原遊君山川集 松葉屋内染川 おなみ めなみ」

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Katsukawa Shunchô (Japanese, active about 1780–1801)


Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 25.7 x 17.6 cm (10 1/8 x 6 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.681

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.681, 21.5934

Signed

Yûshidô Shunchô ga

雄芝堂春潮画

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection