A Modern Version of Ono no Komachi at Kiyomizu-dera Temple

清水小町

Japanese
Edo period
about 1767–68 (Meiwa 4–5)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #302; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #445, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 65

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 27.5 x 20.2 cm (10 13/16 x 7 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4656

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 21.4503 (second state), 21.4656 (first state)

Signed

Harunobu ga
春信画

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