Yorikane and Takao, from the series Matching Mirrors for Lovers (Imose no naka awase kagami)

「妹背中合鏡 頼兼 高尾」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1814–17 (Bunka 11–14)
Artist Kikukawa Eizan (Japanese, 1787–1867)


Catalogue Raisonné

The series: Kondô, ed., Eizan (JUM exh. cat., 1996), list #7 (this design not listed); another print in the series: cat. no. 219

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36 x 21.9 cm (14 3/16 x 8 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

17.3214.1

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Kikukawa Eizan hitsu
菊川英山筆

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection