Wearing Something for the First Time (Kizome), from the series Five Fashionable Scenes of Doing Things for the First Time (Fûryû go kotohajime)

「風流五事始 着初」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1773–75 (An'ei 2–4)
Artist Isoda Koryûsai (Japanese, 1735–1790)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hockley 2003, p. 220, #T-6-5

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 26.3 x 19.3 cm (10 3/8 x 7 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.8282

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Koryû ga
湖竜画

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#21); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection