The Skit "Sumidagawa Chotto Noriai," from the series Entertainments of the Niwaka Festival in the Yoshiwara in Full Swing (Seirô Niwaka zensei asobi)

「青楼仁和嘉全盛遊 隅田川一寸乗合(すみたかわちよつとのりあい)」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1814 (Bunka 11)
Artist Kikukawa Eizan (Japanese, 1787–1867), Publisher Yamashiroya Tôemon (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

The series: Kondô, ed., Eizan (JUM exh. cat., 1996), list #59 (this design not listed); another print in the series: cat. no. 216

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 34.6 x 23.2 cm (13 5/8 x 9 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

34.340

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Eizan hitsu
英山筆

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

1934, bequest of Nellie Parney Carter to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 4, 1934)

Credit Line

Nellie Parney Carter Collection—Bequest of Nellie Parney Carter