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Courtesan Looking Out Window at Kamuro Trying to Detain Young Man

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MFA impressions: 06.1278, 21.8350

Signed

Koryûsai ga 湖龍斎画

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, early 1770s

Catalogue Raisonné

Hockley 2003, p. 250, #F-1; Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 10, Museo d'Arte Orientale, Genoa, I (1988), pl. 80; Pins, The Japanese Pillar Print (1982), #428; TNM Ukiyo-e cat. 1 (1960), #738

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 70.1 x 12 cm (27 9/16 x 4 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.1278

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints