Woman Holding Fan, from the series Thirty-six Elegant Selections of Charming Figures (Tsuya sugata sanjûrokkasen)

「艶姿三十六嫁撰」 団扇を持つ美人

Japanese
Edo period
1865 (Genji 2/Keiô 1), 10th month
Artist Toyohara Kunichika (Japanese, 1835–1900), Other artist Ryôko (Japanese, active 1860s–early 1870s), Publisher Moriya Jihei (Kinshindô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban

Accession Number

00.907

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Kunichika ga

国周画

Markings

Censor's seal: Ox 10 aratame
Blockcutter's mark: Hori Gen

改印: 丑十改

Provenance

By 1900, William Perkins Babcock (b. 1826 - d. 1899), Boston and Paris; 1900, bequest of William Perkins Babcock to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 05, 1900)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock