Courtesan on Parade (Keisei dôchû), from the book Konzatsu Yamato Soga

混雑倭草画 「傾城道中」

Japanese
Edo period
1781 (An'ei 10)


Catalogue Raisonné

Toda, Ryerson Library cat. (1931), p. 174

Dimensions

Two ôhon pages; 22.7 x 32.2 cm (8 15/16 x 12 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.2810

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (sumizuri-e); ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Pages 4 and 5 of Volume 1.
The intact book, in 3 volumes: 2011.986

Signed

(this picture unsigned)

Provenance

1953, gift of Mrs. Jared K. Morse to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 10, 1953)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Jared K. Morse in memory of Charles J. Morse