Oguri Hangan and Terute-hime, from the book (Shinpan) Bijin e-zukushi (New Collection of Pictures of Beauties), vol. 1

美人絵つくし 小栗判官と照天姫

Japanese
Edo period
1683 (Tenna 3)
Artist Hishikawa Moronobu (Japanese, died 1694)


Catalogue Raisonné

The book: Keyes, Ehon (2006), #10; Clark, Morse, Virgin, and Hockley, Dawn of the Floating World (2000-1), #12; Kokusho sômokuroku, rev. ed., vol. 6 (1990), p. 755

Dimensions

Two ôhon pages; 24.4 x 34.2 cm (9 5/8 x 13 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5804

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (sumizuri-e); ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions of the book: 2000.1249 (vol. 3 only), 2006.1278 (pages from vol. 2 only), 2006.1279.1-2 (vols 1-2 only)

Signed

(this picture unsigned)
無款

Provenance

August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection