Young Couple Crossing a River in Moonlight

月下に川を渡る男女

Japanese
Edo period
about 1775 (An'ei 4)
Artist Isoda Koryûsai (Japanese, 1735–1790)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hockley 2003, p. 256, #F-72; Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 6, Musee Guimet I (1990), fig. 82; Pins, The Japanese Pillar Print (1982), #325; Gentles, AIC cat. II (12965), p. 244, #134

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 67.8 x 12 cm (26 11/16 x 4 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.977

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.977, 21.6640

Signed

Koryû ga

湖竜画

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection