Courtesan and Attendant on a Balcony Overlooking the River

二階から川を眺める遊女と禿

Japanese
Edo period
about 1771 (Meiwa 8)
Artist Isoda Koryûsai (Japanese, 1735–1790)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hockley 2003, p. 246, #B-13; Pins, The Japanese Pillar Print (1982), #432; Gentles, AIC cat. II (1965), p. 201, #44

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 72.8 x 13 cm (28 11/16 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.8377

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Koryûsai ga
湖龍斎画

Provenance

November 1912, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection