Courtesan and Kamuro

遊女と禿

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Isoda Koryûsai (Japanese, 1735–1790)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hockley 2003, p. 238, #A-7; Pins, The Japanese Pillar Print (1982), #362

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 69 x 12 cm (27 3/16 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.8317

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem: Murasaki mo/ ubau iro nashi/ ...

Signed

Koryûsai ga
湖龍斎画

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#15); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection