Pleasures of the Capital (Miyako no sachi), from the series (?) Present-day Geisha (Imayô geisha)

「今様芸者都幸 (いまやうげいしゃみやこのさち)」

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Hockley 2003, p. 222, #T-29-1

Dimensions

Vertical koban; 22 x 16.3 cm (8 11/16 x 6 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8264

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Koryû ga
湖竜画

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#524); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection