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Ono no Komachi, from the series A Set of Jewelled Beaitues (Hanshôsoku bijin soroe)

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Signed

Hôgetsudô Okumura Bunkaku Masanobu shôhitsu 方月堂奥村文角政信正筆

Marks

Artist's seal: Tanchôsai

Provenance

June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; 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 1745

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, Early Japanese Prints in the Philadelphia Museum of Art (1983), #33; Ukiyo-e taisei 3 (1931), #109

Dimensions

Hosoban; 28.2 x 14.6 cm (11 1/8 x 5 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.5783

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints