Geisha and Waitress on a Veranda

中州の芸者と婢

Japanese
Edo period
about 1783 (Tenmei 3)
Artist Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0515; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #502; Pins, The Japanese Pillar Print (1982), #657

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 68.3 x 11.6 cm (26 7/8 x 4 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5554

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

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

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection