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 18.3 cm (9 7/8 x 7 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8286

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

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

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection