Women Passing a Moxa Shop, from the series Ten Poems of Moral Precepts (Kyôka jisshu)

「教歌十首」 艾屋前を通る女たち

Japanese
Edo period
about 1785 (Tenmei 5)
Artist Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0734; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #237.6, and pl. 136

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 23.5 x 17.4 cm (9 1/4 x 6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.40.72

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Kiyonaga ga
清長画

Provenance

Anonymous gift ( in compliance with Chie Hirano's wish) June 13, 1940

Credit Line

Anonymous gift