Court Lady Standing in a Boat

船に乗る官女

Japanese
Edo period
1765 (Meiwa 2)
Artist Unknown, Japanese, Attributed to Tachibana Minkô (Japanese, active about 1764–1772)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #707

Dimensions

Horizontal chûban; 19.6 x 26.7 cm (7 11/16 x 10 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.6310

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Numbers for the short months are on the woman’s clothing; numbers for the long months are on the boat curtain.

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Provenance

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