The Hell Courtesan (Yûkun Jigoku Dayû), from the series Gekkô's Miscellany (Gekkô zuihitsu)

「月耕随筆 遊君地獄太夫」

Japanese
Meiji era
Artist Ogata Gekkô (Japanese, 1859–1920)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37 x 25.1 cm (14 9/16 x 9 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.51.112

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 2016.984 (no pub. or date), RES.51.112 (pub. Takekawa, 1893)

Signed

Gekkô
月耕

Markings

Artist's seal: Kagyoro

Provenance

1951, gift of Louis Aaron Lebowich (b. 1880), Boston, to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich