The Courtesan of Eguchi as the Bodhisattva Fugen

江口の君 (女普賢)

Japanese
Edo period
1853 (Kaei 6), 1st month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Maruya Seijirô (Marusei, Jukakudô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Uchiwa-e on horizontal aiban sheet; 22.6 x 28.8 cm (8 7/8 x 11 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.10138

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Ryûsai

Markings

Censors' seals: Hama, Magome, Ox 1
No blockcutter's mark
改印:浜、馬込、丑正
彫師:なし

Provenance

May 1915, acquired 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