A Young Man Dallying with a Courtesan, from an untitled series of twelve erotic prints

女とたわむれる若衆

Japanese
Edo period
about 1680 (Enpô 8)
Attributed to Hishikawa Moronobu (Japanese, died 1694)


Catalogue Raisonné

Chiba City Art Mus., Hishikawa Moronobu ten (2000), cat. nos. 89-90; Ukiyo-e shûka 1 (1983), pl. 55; Genshoku ukiyo-e dai hyakka jiten 6 (1982), #19

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 26 x 36.8 cm (10 1/4 x 14 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.5813

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (sumizuri-e); ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Provenance

August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin (lot 5); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection