Courtesan on Parade, Calligraphy in Rubbing Style (harimaze)

傾城道中、書 (張交)

Japanese
Edo period
about 1830–44 (Tenpô era)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 11, Museo d'Arte Orientale, Genoa, II (1989), pl. 118; Genshoku Ukiyo-e dai hyakka jiten, v. 2 (1982), #324

Dimensions

Vertical ôban (harimaze); 35.5 x 24.2 cm (14 x 9 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

67.757

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.2526 (courtesan only), 21.10213 (uncut sheet), 67.757 (uncut sheet)

Signed

Katsushika Taito
葛飾戴斗

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Credit Line

Justine F. Kershaw Fund