Peeping through a Hole in the Shôji at Young Lovers on the Veranda

縁側で戯れる男女を覗き見

Japanese
Edo period
early 1770s
Artist Isoda Koryûsai (Japanese, 1735–1790)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hockley 2003, p. 251, #F-13; Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 10, Museo d'Arte Orientale, Genoa, I (1988), pl. 78; Pins, The Japanese Pillar Print (1982), #455; TNM Ukiyo-e cat. 1 (1960), #709

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 67 x 11.8 cm (26 3/8 x 4 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.8359

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

Formerly in the Kobayashi collection; October 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