Courtesan Standing in Front of a Building

遊女

Japanese
Edo period
1765 (Meiwa 2)
Attributed to Ishikawa Toyonobu (Japanese, 1711–1785)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #667; Ukiyo-e shûka supp. 2 (1982), pl. 637

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 28 x 24 cm (11 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4405

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Second state, with designer’s signature and calendar marks removed.

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#268); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection