Boys Wrestling

相撲をとる子供たちと行司の女

Japanese
Edo period
about 1763–64 (Hôreki 13–Meiwa 1)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770), Publisher Iwatoya Genpachi (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #010; Ukiyo-e shûka supp. 1 (1982), pl. 146

Dimensions

Hosoban; 29.9 x 16.7 cm (11 3/4 x 6 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4577

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem: Itaike na/ hana no jôfu ya/ fukujusô

Signed

Gakô Suzuki Harunobu
画工鈴木春信

Markings

Artist's seal: Harunobu

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