Large Perspective Picture of a Second-story Parlor in the New Yoshiwara, Looking toward the Embankment (Shin yoshiwara nikai zashiki dote o mitôshi ô-uki-e)

新吉原二階座敷土手ヲ見通シ大浮絵

Japanese
Edo period
about 1745 (Enkyô 2)
Artist Okumura Masanobu (Japanese, 1686–1764), Published by Okumuraya Genroku (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Asia Soc./JASA, Designed for Pleasure (2008), pp. 74-5, fig. 51; Kishi, Edo no enkin-hô (1994), fig. 11; Ukiyo-e shûka 1 (1983), pl. 120

Dimensions

Horizontal double ôban; 44.1 × 63.3 cm (17 3/8 × 24 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.1002

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (beni-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Title in right margin, cut off of this impression.

Signed

Tôbu Yamato gakô Hôgetsudô Tanchôsai Okumura Bunkaku Masanobu shôhitsu (in left margin, cut off of this impression)
(東武大和画工 方月堂丹鳥斎奥村文角政信正筆)

Markings

Artist's seal: (Tanchôsai, in left margin, cut off of this impression)

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection