Minatsuru of the Chôjiya, from the series Parodies of the Thirty-six Poetic Immortals in the Northern Quarter (Hokurô yatsushi Sanjû rokkasen)

「北楼略三十六歌仙 丁子や内 みなつる」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1776–81 (An'ei 5–Tenmei 1)
Artist Isoda Koryûsai (Japanese, 1735–1790)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hockley 2003, p. 215, #O-2-10

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 25.3 x 18.7 cm (9 15/16 x 7 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.8291

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Koryûsai ga
湖龍斎画

Provenance

February 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from J. Clarence Webster Collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection