Courtesan Riding a Phoenix

鳳凰乗る遊女

Japanese
Edo period
early 1770s
Artist Isoda Koryûsai (Japanese, 1735–1790)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hockley 2003, p. 238, #A-3; Pins, The Japanese Pillar Print (1982), #486; Waterhouse, Images of Eighteenth-Century Japan (1975), #109

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 67.2 x 11.9 cm (26 7/16 x 4 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.1291

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

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection