Twilight Snow (Bosetsu): Karauta of the Ôgiya, from the series Eight Views of Beauties of the Pleasure Quarters (Seirô bijin hakkei)

「青楼美人八景 扇や内からうた 暮雪」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1776–81 (An'ei 5–Tenmei 1)
Artist Isoda Koryûsai (Japanese, 1735–1790)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hockley 2003, p. 205, #F-37-1

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 23.2 x 16 cm (9 1/8 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.2050

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.2050, 11.19758

Signed

Koryû ga

湖竜画

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection