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Young Woman as the Bodhisattva Fugen

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MFA impressions: 11.30136, 21.5697 Left sheet of a pair, with 11.30137, 21.5696. Numbers for the long months are hidden in the lines of the kimono.

Signed

Komatsu ga

Marks

Seal: Chô

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 1765 (Meiwa 2)

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #637; Ukiyo-e shûka supp. 2 (1982), pl. 613

Dimensions

19.6 x 18 cm (7 11/16 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5697

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints