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Courtesan Dancing before a Folding Screen

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Signed

Ishikawa Toyonobu hitsu

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#159); 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,

Dimensions

Hosoban; 29.3 x 14 cm (11 9/16 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.6263

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints