Pilgrims Bowing to a Courtesan

遊女と巡礼

Japanese
Edo period
about 1771 (Meiwa 8)
Artist Isoda Koryûsai (Japanese, 1735–1790), Falsely attributed to Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hockley 2003, p. 269, #C-34 (this impression not listed); Gentles, AIC cat. II (1965), p. 203, #48 (with Koryûsai signature)

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 24.7 x 18.5 cm (9 3/4 x 7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4638

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

False signature: Suzuki Harunobu ga

Provenance

August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection