A Courtesan and Her Retinue

道中の遊女

Japanese
Edo period
about 1779 (An'ei 8)
Artist Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0173; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #191, and pl. 83

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 26.8 x 19.5 cm (10 9/16 x 7 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5563

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Kiyonaga ga
清長画

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection