The Drinker's Habit of Looking as if She Wants to Be Forced to Drink (Nomasetagaru yô ni mieru wa sakenomi no kuse), from the series Forty-eight Mannerisms in the Floating World (Ukiyo yonjûhachi kuse)

「浮気四十八癖 呑せたがるように見ゑるハ酒のみの癖」

Japanese
Edo period
1820s
Artist Keisai Eisen (Japanese, 1790–1848), Publisher Ôtaya Sakichi (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Another print in the series: Chiba City Museum of Art, Keisai Eisen (2012), #35

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 39 x 26.5 cm (15 3/8 x 10 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

49.1735

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Keisai Eisen ga
渓斎英泉画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

1949, gift of Porter Sargent to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 8, 1949)

Credit Line

Gift of Porter Sargent