Returning Home Late at Night (Yahan kaeri no tei), from the series Customs of Modern Geisha (Imayô geisha fûzoku)

「今様芸者風俗 夜半帰りのてい」

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Hockley 2003, p. 197, #B-2-1

Dimensions

Vertical aiban; 32.5 x 22.4 cm (12 13/16 x 8 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8250

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

March 1914, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from H. Appleton collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection