Tsukasa-dayû of the Higashi-Ôgiya, from the series The ShInmachi Quarter of Osaka (Ôsaka Shinmachi)

「大阪新町 東ノ扇屋 つかさ太夫」

Japanese
Edo period
late 1790s (mid Kansei era)
Artist Eishôsai Chôki (Japanese, active about 1780–1810), Publisher Tsutaya Jûzaburô (Kôshodô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Genshoku ukiyo-e dai hyakka jiten 7 (1980), #379

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.1 x 25.5 cm (15 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4769

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Chôki ga
長喜画

Markings

No censor's seal
改印:なし

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection