Yagenbori, from the series Ten Views of Teashops (Chamise jikkei)

「茶見世十景 やけん堀」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1782 (Tenmei 2)
Artist Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0550; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #226.6, and pl. 122

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 24.9 x 18.5 cm (9 13/16 x 7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.776

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

Probably offered as an exchange from a print given to us by William Sturgis Bigelow in 1911.

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection