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Wearing Something for the First Time (Kizome), from the series Five Fashionable Scenes of Doing Things for the First Time (Fûryû go kotohajime)

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Signed

Koryû ga 湖竜画

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#21); 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 1773–75 (An'ei 2–4)

Catalogue Raisonné

Hockley 2003, p. 220, #T-6-5

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 26.3 x 19.3 cm (10 3/8 x 7 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.8282

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints