Yoshiwara Critique (Yoshiwara hyôban)

「吉原ひやうばん」

Japanese
Edo period
1680 (Enpô 8), 1st month
Artist Hishikawa Moronobu (Japanese, died 1694), Publisher Tsuruya (Japanese)


Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 27.2 x 40.4 cm (10 11/16 x 15 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

00.1686

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (sumizuri-e); ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Hishikawa Kichibei ga

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