Young Woman as the Zen Master Feng Gan (Bukan Zenshi)
1765 (Meiwa 2)
Artist Unknown, Japanese
Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #687; Ukiyo-e shûka supp. 2 (1982), pl. 652; Polster & Marks, Surimono (1980), p. 463
Horizontal chûban; 19.5 x 25.6 cm (7 11/16 x 10 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
Long months on the fan, short months in the kimono design.
Collector's seal (unidentified)
Formerly in E. F. Fenollosa collection (#232); 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.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection