The Cloth-fulling Jewel River (Tôi no Tamagawa), from the series Fashionable Six Jewel Rivers (Fûryû Mu Tamagawa)

「風流六玉川 檮衣玉川」

Japanese
Edo period
1812 (Bunka 9), 6th month
Artist Kikukawa Eizan (Japanese, 1787–1867)


Catalogue Raisonné

Kondô, ed., Eizan (JUM exh. cat., 1996), list #264.2 and cat. no. 115

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.9 x 26.5 cm (15 5/16 x 10 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

49.591

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.25494, 49.591

Unidentified publisher’s mark.

Signed

Kikukawa Eizan hitsu
菊川英山筆

Markings

Censor's seals: kiwame, Yamaguchiya Tôbei
改印:極、山口

Provenance

1949, gift of Louis Aaron Lebowich (b. 1880), Boston, to the MFA. (Accession date: September 15, 1949)

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich