Courtesan Dreaming a Lucky New Year Dream of Fuji, Falcon, and Eggplant

一富士二鷹三茄子の夢を見る遊女

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Hockley 2003, p. 258, #G-7; Pins, The Japanese Pillar Print (1982), #474; TNM Ukiyo-e cat. 1 (1960), #713

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 68 x 12 cm (26 3/4 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.8385

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.544, 21.8385

Signed

Koryû ga
湖龍画

Provenance

February 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from J. Clarence Webster Collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection