Woman Holding Shamisen

三味線持つ美人

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Ishikawa Toyonobu (Japanese, 1711–1785), Publisher Urokogataya Magobei (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Motegi et al, Musical Instruments (Ôta Memorial Museum, 2005), #36

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 66.2 x 11 cm (26 1/16 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6258

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Tanjôdô Ishikawa Shûha ga
胆條堂石川秀芭画

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection