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Actor Hayakawa Shinkatsu as the Courtesan Kojima (Keisei Kojima)

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Signed

Yamato gakô Okumura Toshinobu hitsu

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (lot 388); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1727 (Kyôho 12)

Catalogue Raisonné

Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 1952; Ukiyo-e shûka 1 (1983), pl. 126

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.9 x 15.3 cm (12 9/16 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

21.8113

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (urushi-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color and nikawa

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints