Sugawara of the Tsuruya, kamuro Fumiji and Kashiko

「つる屋内 菅原 ふみぢ かしこ」

Japanese
Edo period
1790s–1810s
Artist Eishôsai Chôki (Japanese, active about 1780–1810), Publisher Tsutaya Jûzaburô (Kôshodô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

TNM Ukiyo-e cat. 2 (1962), #2162 (L only; caption under 2161); right sheet of the triptych: TNM #2161, Ukiyo-e taisei 7 (1931), #474

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.4 x 25 cm (15 1/8 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4787

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Left sheet of incomplete triptych.

MFA impressions: 11.15003-4 (left and center sheets), 21.4787 (left sheet only)
The right sheet, illustrated in TNM cat. 2 and Ukiyo-e taisei 7, shows Ichikawa of the Matsubaya, with kamuro, standing in front of the noren of the Minatoya store.

Signed

Eishôsai ga
栄松斎画

Markings

No censor's seal

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#446); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection