Courtesan in Temporary Lodgings
about 1788 (Tenmei 8)
Artist Katsukawa Shunchô (Japanese, active about 1780–1801)
Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 6, Musee Guimet I (1990), pl. 151; Pins, The Japanese Pillar Print (1982), #734
Hashira-e; 63.2 x 12.2 cm (24 7/8 x 4 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
No publisher’s mark on this impression.
Artist's seal: Chûrin
Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (lot 36); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection