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A Young Man Dallying with a Courtesan, from an untitled series of twelve erotic prints

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Provenance

August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin (lot 5); 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 1680 (Enpô 8)

Catalogue Raisonné

Chiba City Art Mus., Hishikawa Moronobu ten (2000), cat. nos. 89-90; Ukiyo-e shûka 1 (1983), pl. 55; Genshoku ukiyo-e dai hyakka jiten 6 (1982), #19

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 26 x 36.8 cm (10 1/4 x 14 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.5813

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (sumizuri-e); ink on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints