Young Couple with New Year Decorations

お正月の飾り

Japanese
Edo period
about 1769 (Meiwa 6)
Artist Isoda Koryûsai (Japanese, 1735–1790)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hockley 2003, p. 270, #C-39; Gentles, AIC cat. II (1965), p. 183, #5

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 26.9 x 19.9 cm (10 9/16 x 7 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8304

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Koryû ga
湖竜画

Provenance

May 7, 1918, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at the F. May sale; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection