Courtesans Dressed in White in the Eight Month, from the series Fashionable Twelve Months (Fûryû jûnisetsu)

「風流十二節」 八月白むく

Japanese
Edo period
about 1770–72 (Meiwa 7–An'ei 1)
Artist Isoda Koryûsai (Japanese, 1735–1790)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hockley 2003, p. 207, #G-5-8

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 25.1 x 19.6 cm (9 7/8 x 7 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.562

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.652, 21.8286

Signed

Koryûsai ga

湖龍斎画

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection