Hashidate of the Ôgiya, representing Bridge Cherry (Ôgiya Hashidate, mitate hashizakura), from a series of courtesans compared to varieties of cherry
The series: Ukiyo-e shûka 8 (1980), Eishi list, #36 (this design not listed); Brandt, Hosoda Eishi (1977), figs 98-9 and list nos. 253-6 (this design not listed)
Vertical ôban; 38.8 x 25.6 cm (15 1/4 x 10 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from the W.L. Keane collection (lot #588); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection