(Yoshiwara Keisei) Shin Bijin Awase Jihitsu Kagami (New Beauties of the Yoshiwara in the Mirror of their own Script)

(吉原傾城)新美人合自筆鏡

Japanese
Edo period
colophon: 1784 (Tenmei 4)
Artist Kitao Masanobu (Santô Kyôden) (Japanese, 1761–1816), Publisher Tsutaya Jûzaburô (Kôshodô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Keyes, Ehon (2006), pp. 106-107

Dimensions

Overall: 37.3 x 25.4 cm (14 11/16 x 10 in.); orihon

Accession Number

34.394

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

Signed

Kitao Rissai Masanobu
奥付け:画工北尾葎斎政演

Provenance

1934, bequest of Nellie Parney Carter to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 4, 1934)

Credit Line

Nellie Parney Carter Collection—Bequest of Nellie Parney Carter