Woman beside a Standing Screen

衝立と美人

Japanese
Edo period
about 1730s
Artist Unknown, Japanese, Attributed to Okumura Masanobu (Japanese, 1686–1764)


Dimensions

Hosoban; 31 x 15.5 cm (12 3/16 x 6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.5780

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 loos earlier)

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Provenance

September 1911, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from the E. F. Fenollosa collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection