Utamaki of the Takeya, kamuro Futaba and Midori, from the series New Year Fashions as Fresh as Young Leaves (Wakana hatsu ishô)

「若那初衣装 竹屋哥巻 ふたは みとり」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1795–96 (Kansei 7–8)
Artist Chôbunsai Eishi (Japanese, 1756–1829), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 8 (1980), Eishi list, #42.5; Brandt, Hosoda Eishi (1977), fig. 83, list no. 214

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.7 x 25.6 cm (15 1/4 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

34.336

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 21.4912, 34.336

Signed

Eishi zu

栄之図

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