Tagasode of the Tamaya, from the series Women of Seven Houses (Shichikenjin), pun on Seven Sages of the Bamboo Grove

「七軒人 たま屋 たかそて」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1806–08 (Bunka 3–5)
Artist Kikukawa Eizan (Japanese, 1787–1867), Publisher Sanoya Kihei (Kikakudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Kondô, ed., Eizan (JUM exh. cat., 1996), list #33.3 and cat. no. 23

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 39 x 25.8 cm (15 3/8 x 10 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.100

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.17754, *11.41507 (deaccessioned in 2012), *11.41508 (deaccessioned in 2012), 20.100

Signed

Kikukawa Eizan hitsu
菊川英山筆

Markings

No censor's seal

Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of Henry Adams