Courtesan and Attendant

美人画

Japanese
Edo period
18th century
Miyagawa Chôshun (Japanese, 1682–1752?)


Dimensions

Image: 77.1 x 38.3 cm (30 3/8 x 15 1/16 in.) Lender accessory (Box): 86.4 x 12.7 cm (34 x 5 in.) Overall: mounting height 165.5 cm (65 3/16 in.), mounting width including jiku 54 cm (21 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2009.3998

Medium or Technique

Hanging scroll; ink, color, gold, and silver on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings

Signed

Nihon-e Miyagawa Chôshun zu

Markings

Artist's seal: Chôshun no in

Provenance

1956, gift of Sumitomo Kichizaemon, Osaka to Howard Hibbett, Arlington, MA; 2009, gift of Howard Hibbett to the MFA. (Accession date: September 16, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Howard Hibbett