User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Women Washing Clothes at a Well

Start collecting

Signed

Koryûsai ga 湖龍斎画

Provenance

November 1916, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at the Metzgar sale; 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,

Catalogue Raisonné

Hockley 2003, p. 246, #D-8; Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 10, Museo d'Arte Orientale, Genoa, I (1988), fig. 70; Pins, The Japanese Pillar Print (1982), #396; TNM Ukiyo-e cat. 1 (1960), #742

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 69.5 x 12 cm (27 3/8 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.8379

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints