Courtesan with Cat on Leash

猫をひく花魁

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Kitagawa Utamaro II (Japanese, ?–1831?)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 10, Museo d'Arte Orientale, Genoa, I (1988), fig. 128

Dimensions

Vertical ôban, upright diptych; 67 x 22.8 cm (26 3/8 x 9 in.)

Accession Number

06.1416

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Utamaro hitsu
歌麿筆

Markings

No censor's seal
No publisher's mark
改印:なし
版元:なし

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection