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The Happiness of the Concubine (Shôfuku; "Sho Huku"), from the series Eastern Customs: Enumerated Blessings (Azuma fûzoku, fuku-zukushi)

「東風俗 福つくし Sho Huku 妾ふく」

Japanese
Meiji era
about 1889–90 (Meiji 22–23)
Artist Yôshû Chikanobu (Hashimoto Chikanobu) (Japanese, 1838–1912), Publisher Takekawa Unokichi (Unosuke) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

The series: Coats, Chikanobu (2006), pls. 161-5 (this design not illustrated)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban

Accession Number

2016.1457

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Classifications

Prints

Date not filled in.

Signed

Yôshû Chikanobu hitsu
楊洲周延筆

Credit Line

Gift of the Anne Gordon Keidel Trust of June 2016