Young Woman Writing a Letter

文を書く美人

Japanese
Edo period
1740s
Artist Ishikawa Toyonobu (Japanese, 1711–1785), Publisher Urokogataya Magobei (Japanese)


Dimensions

Hashira-e; 71.5 x 16.6 cm (28 1/8 x 6 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6277

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

Tanjôdô Ishikawa Shûha Toyonobu zu
胆條堂石川秀芭豊信図

Markings

Artist's seals: Ishikawa uji, Toyonobu

Provenance

February 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from J. Clarence Webster Collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection