The Fragrant Breeze of Orange-blossom Street (Kitsugai no kunpû): Geisha of Tachibana-chô

「橘街ノ薫風」 橘町の芸者

Japanese
Edo period
late 1770s–early 1780s
Artist Katsukawa Shunshô (Japanese, 1726–1792), Publisher Urokogataya Magobei (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 39.4 x 25.7 cm (15 1/2 x 10 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4290

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Shunshô ga
春章画

Markings

Collectors' seals: Hayashi Tadamasa, Wakai Oyaji

Provenance

February 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from J. Clarence Webster Collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection