Woman beside a Standing Screen

衝立と美人

Japanese
Edo period
about 1730s
Artist Okumura Masanobu (Japanese, 1686–1764), Publisher Okumuraya


Dimensions

Hosoban; 32 x 14.5 cm (12 5/8 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5765

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (urushi-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color and nikawa

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Two similar designs: 21.5765 (by Masanobu), 21.5780 (unsigned, possibly a pirate version of the Masanobu print–or vice versa, since the hairstyle of the latter version looks earlier)

Signed

Okumura Masanobu hitsu
奥村政信筆

Provenance

Formerly in the Kobayashi collection; October 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