Young Couple Dressed as Komusô, with Birds Overhead

虚無僧姿の男女

Japanese
Edo period
about 1777
Artist Isoda Koryûsai (Japanese, 1735–1790)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hockley 2003, p. 256, #F-70; Pins, The Japanese Pillar Print (1982), #375a; Gentles, AIC cat. II (1965), p. 263, #169

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 68.5 x 11 cm (26 15/16 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8372

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
湖龍画

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#489); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection