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Geisha Umeya beckons a customer
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Geisha Umeya beckons a customer


Description Provenance Inscription Credit
Description Geisha Umeya beckons a samurai (customer) into a teahouse The upper part of the print is the title of the series in large formal characters reserved in a black rectangle; on the left is a decorative panel with the name of the post-station and a short text
Provenance C. Robert Snell, Oriental Arts & Antiques, Timonium, Maryland; purchased by Justine Lewis Keidel, Owings Mills, Maryland, after 1971; given to Walters Art Museum, 1991.
Inscriptions [Signature] Oju Toyokuni ga
Credit Gift of Justine Lewis Keidel, 1991

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Period
Ca. 1845-46 (late Edo)
Medium
Mulberry paper, pigments
(Prints)
Accession Number
95.577
Geographies
  • Edo (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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