Courtesans Inside and Outside a Mosquito Net

蚊帳の内外の遊女

Japanese
Edo period
about 1782 (Tenmei 2)
Artist Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0406; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #474; Pins, The Japanese Pillar Print (1982), #664

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 69.5 x 12.1 cm (27 3/8 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.5483

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Kiyonaga ga
清長画

Provenance

Formerly in the collection of Arthur Davison Ficke; February 10, 1920, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at Ficke sale; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection