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Dance of the Modern Dragon Princess (Imayô Otohime no shosa), from the series Sannô Festival (Sannô Gosairei)

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Signed

Kitao Masanobu (ga)

Provenance

February 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from J. Clarence Webster Collection; 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, about 1785

Dimensions

Hosoban; 28.5 x 14.7 cm (11 1/4 x 5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5720

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints