Two Strolling Minstrels (Tori-oi)

鳥追

Japanese
Edo period
about 1771 (Meiwa 8)
Artist Isoda Koryûsai (Japanese, 1735–1790)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hockley 2003, p. 248, #D-36; Pins, The Japanese Pillar Print (1982), #349; Gentles, AIC cat. II (1965), p. 196, #32; TNM Ukiyo-e cat. 1 (1960), #s 708, 747

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 62.4 x 11.7 cm (24 9/16 x 4 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

06.540

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 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection