Young Woman as the Zen Master Feng Gan (Bukan Zenshi)

女豊干禅師

Japanese
Edo period
1765 (Meiwa 2)
Artist Unknown, Japanese


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #687; Ukiyo-e shûka supp. 2 (1982), pl. 652; Polster & Marks, Surimono (1980), p. 463

Dimensions

Horizontal chûban; 19.5 x 25.6 cm (7 11/16 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7176

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Long months on the fan, short months in the kimono design.

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Markings

Collector's seal (unidentified)

Provenance

Formerly in E. F. Fenollosa collection (#232); August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection