Courtesans Walking Down the Street, No. 5 from an untitled series of Yoshiwara scenes

吉原の風俗 「五」

Japanese
Edo period
1710s
Artist Okumura Masanobu (Japanese, 1686–1764)


Catalogue Raisonné

Shibui, "Masanobu no sumi-e," Ukiyo-e no kenkyû VI.3 (March 1929), #K-5

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 26.1 x 36.7 cm (10 1/4 x 14 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5760

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (sumizuri-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color probably added later

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

(this sheet unsigned)
無款

Provenance

June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Sumitomo collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection