Summer (Mosquito Net): Inaoka of the Okamotoya, from the series Songs of the Four Seasons in the Pleasure Quarters (Seirô shiki no uta)

「青楼四季之詠」 夏 「岡本屋内 稲岡」

Japanese
Edo period
1810s
Artist Torii Kiyomitsu II (Kiyomine) (Japanese, 1787–1868), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 12, Museum für Ostasiatische Kunst, Berlin (1988), pl. 123

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.4 x 26 cm (14 3/4 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

06.1195

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.1195 (no censor’s seal), 11.18056 (with censor’s seal), 11.41804 (no censor’s seal)

Signed

Kiyomine ga

清峰画

Markings

No censor's seal

改印:なし

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection