Woman under a Flowering Tree, from the series Contest of Plum Blossoms: Six Fashonable Women (Fûzoku mume kurabe)

「風俗六女(ムメ)競」

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Katsukawa Shunchô (Japanese, active about 1780–1801)


Catalogue Raisonné

Pins, The Japanese Pillar Print (1982), #720; Hillier, The Japanese Print: A New Approach (1960), pl. 32b (this impression)

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 70.4 x 12 cm (27 11/16 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.5958

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Shunchô ga
春潮画

Provenance

December 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Yamanaka & Co.; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection