Young Man Playing a Shakuhachi

尺八を吹く若衆

Japanese
Edo period
1740s
Artist Okumura Masanobu (Japanese, 1686–1764)


Dimensions

Hashira-e; 65.2 x 14.8 cm (25 11/16 x 5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5749

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (beni-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Hôgetsudô shômei Okumura Bunkaku Masanobu shôhitsu
方月堂正名奥村文角政信正筆

Markings

Artist's seal: Tanchôsai

Provenance

June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Sumitomo collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection