A Young Woman in a Summer Shower

雨中美人

Japanese
Edo period
1765 (Meiwa 2)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #056; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #177

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 27.9 x 21.2 cm (11 x 8 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4599

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.19430 (first state), 21.4599 (second state, with signatures removed and different seal)

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Markings

Designer's seal (?): Fuji

Provenance

August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin (lot 112); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection