Courtesan Sitting on a Box and Playing with a Cat

猫と遊ぶ美人

Japanese
Edo period
about 1720s
Artist Unknown, Japanese, Publisher Komatsuya Denshirô (Japanese)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.2 x 15.9 cm (12 5/16 x 6 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.6292

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (beni-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection