Re: Old Block Print or Not


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Posted by Alec W. (174.105.163.103) on July 12, 2020 at 05:13:49:

In Reply to: Old Block Print or Not posted by Jane Doner on July 12, 2020 at 00:47:18:

https://data.ukiyo-e.org/uploads/images/e4b07799ae736eacefa965d9f0ec32b7.jpg

This is a sheet from an 1863 triptych design by Ochiai Yoshiiku. Here are some views of the full design:

https://www.toshidama-japanese-prints.com/item_561/Yoshiiku-Beauties.htm

https://www.nippon.com/ja/japan-topics/g00885/

I believe the scene is that of a lively evening at an establishment in the Yoshiwara licensed quarter in Edo.

-A


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