The Chôjiya at Edo-machi Nichôme in the New Yoshiwara (Shin Yoshiwara Edo-machi nichôme Chôjiya no zu)

「新吉原江戸町二丁目丁子屋之図」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1787 (Tenmei 7)
Artist Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815), Publisher Tsuruya Kiemon (Senkakudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0843; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #555, and pl. 51; Chiba, Torii Kiyonaga (2007), pl. 184

Dimensions

Horizontal double ôban; 30.3 x 43 cm (11 15/16 x 16 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.380

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 21.5598, 54.380

Signed

Kiyonaga ga

清長画

Provenance

1954, by exchange from Worcester Art Museum to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 8, 1954)

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24