Two Geisha with Assistant

二人の芸者と仲居

Japanese
Edo period
about 1777 (An'ei 6)
Artist Kitao Shigemasa (Japanese, 1739–1820)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e taikei 3 (1976), #277

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 39.3 x 26.5 cm (15 1/2 x 10 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8106

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

From an untitled, unsigned series of geisha.

Signed

Unsigned
無款

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