Two Women by a Folding Screen, from the series Ten Patterns of Alluring Styles in the Modern World (Tôsei enpû jukkei no zu)

「当世艶風拾形図」 屏風に二美人

Japanese
Edo period
1780s
Artist Kitao Masanobu (Santô Kyôden) (Japanese, 1761–1816)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e taikei 3 (1976), #73

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 26.5 x 19.5 cm (10 7/16 x 7 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5715

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.20000, 21.5715

Signed

Kitao Masanobu ga
北尾政演画

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased 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