Re: Any idea about this block print?


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Posted by Alec W. (2.25.206.206) on January 04, 2022 at 13:02:08:

In Reply to: Any idea about this block print? posted by Caroline Page on January 04, 2022 at 12:17:41:

https://data.ukiyo-e.org/uploads/scaled/6903ef90486d53ca5738e688ba3df2f6.jpg

It's from a design by Katsukawa Shunzan 勝川春山, showing courtesans on parade with their kamuro (child attendants).

MFA Boston has an impression of a quite similar reproduction:

https://collections.mfa.org/objects/429671

It seems to be the same size as yours... perhaps your print is a later impression from the same blocks?

-A


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