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Courtesan as Jurôjin, with Crane, Turtle, and Pine Tree

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MFA impressions: 11.21245, 21.8337

Signed

Koryûsai ga 湖龍斎画

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#341); 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. 243, #B-31; Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 10, Museo d'Arte Orientale, Genoa, I (1988), fig. 76; Pins, The Japanese pillar Print (1982), #276; TNM Ukiyo-e cat. 1 (1960), #761

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 72 x 11.8 cm (28 3/8 x 4 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.8337

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints