The Confession of Takao, a New Arrangement (Shinkyoku Takao Zange), from the series Song Contest of Edo Music (Edo onkyoku uta-awase)

「江戸音曲歌合 新曲高尾懺悔」

Japanese
Edo period
late 1820s
Artist Keisai Eisen (Japanese, 1790–1848)


Catalogue Raisonné

Another print in the series: Chiba City Museum of Art, Keisai Eisen (2012), #170

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.7 x 24.9 cm (14 7/16 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.3214.5

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Unidentified publisher’s mark.

The title refers to a kabuki dance play that premiered in 1782.

Signed

Keisai Eisen ga
渓斎英泉画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection