Courtesan Going to Bed, from the series Ten Types of Beauties in Pictures (Jittai e-fûzoku)

「十体画風俗」 床入り前の遊女

Japanese
Edo period
about 1794 (Kansei 6)
Artist Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815), Publisher Takasu Sôshichi (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0966; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #64.1, and pl. 60

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.1 x 24.3 cm (14 5/8 x 9 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.644

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Kiyonaga ga

清長画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame

改印:極

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection