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Courtesan Riding a Phoenix

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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. 238, #A-3; Pins, The Japanese Pillar Print (1982), #486; Waterhouse, Images of Eighteenth-Century Japan (1975), #109

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 67.2 x 11.9 cm (26 7/16 x 4 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.1291

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints