An Old Painting of the Courtesan Yugiri in the Tajiro Collection, Copied by Matora (Tajirô shozô mosha ni oite Yûgiri no koga Matora)

「田字楼所蔵摸写於夕霧之古画真虎」

Japanese
Meiji-era copy of Edo-period design
1890s copy of 1827 design
Artist Ôishi Matora (Japanese, 1792–1833)


Catalogue Raisonné

Keyes, "Tani Seikô," Andon 72-73 (2002), p. 22, list #42; Keyes, Art of Surimono (Chester Beatty cat., 1985), vol. 2, List of surimono copies in square format, #123; Polster & Marks, Surimono (1980), p. 331

Dimensions

Shikishiban; 20.8 x 18.1 cm (8 3/16 x 7 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

17.1458

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (surimono); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Keyes 2002: “Probably spring 1827. Tsumura published a copy of this print in the 1890s.”

Poem translated in Polster & Marks, Surimono (1980), p. 324.

Signed

Matora (signature included in title)
真虎

Credit Line

Gift of Horatio Greenough Curtis