Children Performing a Lion Dance at a Festival

祭礼の子供の獅子舞

Japanese
Edo period
about 1760 (Hôreki 10)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #008; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #97, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 9

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 28.4 x 40.6 cm (11 3/16 x 16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4533

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 by Rihô: Furiwakeshi/ kami mo isamu ya/ kagura shishi

Signed

Suzuki Harunobu ga
鈴木春信画

Markings

Artist's seal: Harunobu

Provenance

June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Sumitomo collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection