The Third Princess (Nyosan no miya), from the series Beauties in Half Costume (Hanshôzoku bijin soroe)

「半奨束(はんしやうそく)美人揃 女三之宮」

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Okumura Masanobu (Japanese, 1686–1764)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 30.9 x 14.3 cm (12 3/16 x 5 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

06.960

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

The series title may refer to the fact that the costume is a combination of modern and classical styles.

Signed

Hôgetsudo shômei Okumura Bunkaku Masanobu shôhitsu
方月堂正名奥村文角政信正筆

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection