Courtesans beside a Fire (Ihosaku of the Wakanaya, kamuro Takeno and Mumeno)

遊女 (若那屋内 いほさく たけのむめの)

Japanese
Edo period
about 1776–81 (An'ei 5–Tenmei 1)
Artist Isoda Koryûsai (Japanese, 1735–1790)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hockley 2003, p. 219, #S-8-29 (version with names) and p. 248, #D-38 (version without names)

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 70.9 x 12.5 cm (27 15/16 x 4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

49.1240

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 21.8329 (with names), 49.1240 (without names)

Signed

Koryûsai ga

湖龍斎画

Provenance

1949, gift of Porter Sargent to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Porter Sargent