Two Women at the Orizuru Tea House

「折鶴」 茶屋の二美人

Japanese
Edo period
about 1782–3 (Tenmei 2–3)
Artist Kitao Masanobu (Santô Kyôden) (Japanese, 1761–1816)


Catalogue Raisonné

Asano, "Hashira-e," in Ukiyo-e Art 87 (1986), p. 25, fig. 13; Pins, The Japanese Pillar Print (1982), #591

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 67.2 x 12 cm (26 7/16 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.9016

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.16498 (unsigned), 21.9016 (signed)

Signed

Masanobu ga
政演画

Markings

Artist's seal: kakihan

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#196); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection