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Courtesan and Kamuro

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Inscription

Poem: Murasaki mo/ ubau iro nashi/ ...

Signed

Koryûsai ga 湖龍斎画

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#15); 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,

Catalogue Raisonné

Hockley 2003, p. 238, #A-7; Pins, The Japanese Pillar Print (1982), #362

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 69 x 12 cm (27 3/16 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.8317

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints