Nishimura Shigenobu hitsu
September 1911, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from the E. F. Fenollosa collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection
Japanese, Edo period, about 1736 (Kyôhô 21/Genbun 1)
Mutô, Shoki Ukiyo-e to Kabuki (2005), no. 2057; Ukiyo-e shûka 1 (1983), pl. 148
Hosoban; 31.1 x 15 cm (12 1/4 x 5 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (urushi-e); ink on paper, with hand-applied color and nikawa