Courtesan and Kamuro

遊女と禿

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Paine, MFA Bulletin v. 57, no. 308 (1959), fig. 5

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 71.9 x 16.7 cm (28 5/16 x 6 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.961

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.691 (narrow, signed), 21.5729 (wide, unsigned)

Signed

Hôgetsudo shômei hashira-e kongen Okumura Bunkaku Masanobu shôhitsu
方月堂正名はしら絵根元奥村文角政信正筆

Markings

Artist's seal: Tanchôsai

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection