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Pilgrims Bowing to a Courtesan

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Signed

False signature: Suzuki Harunobu ga

Provenance

August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin; 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 1771 (Meiwa 8)

Catalogue Raisonné

Hockley 2003, p. 269, #C-34 (this impression not listed); Gentles, AIC cat. II (1965), p. 203, #48 (with Koryûsai signature)

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 24.7 x 18.5 cm (9 3/4 x 7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4638

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints