Woman with a Towel (Portrait of Hisae)

手拭の女

Japanese
Taishô era
1920 (Taishô 9), October
Artist Hashiguchi Goyô (Japanese, 1881–1921)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hamanaka and Newland, The Female Image (2000), pl. 19; Hizô ukiyo-e taikan: Mura (Muller coll.; 1990), fig. 99

Dimensions

45 x 29.3 cm (17 11/16 x 11 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.870

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (key block); ink on paper, with hand-applied color probably added later

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 39.283 (color print), 50.869 (key block), 50.870 (key block with color added by hand)

Signed

Goyô ga (in block)
五葉画

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Bernat