Courtesan and Attendants on Parade

花魁道中

Japanese
Edo period
about 1766 (Meiwa 3)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #092; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #434, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 197

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 28.5 x 21 cm (11 1/4 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.4399

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Third state, without the seals that appear on the first state, and with the signature added.

Signed

Suzuki Harunobu ga
鈴木春信画

Provenance

Formerly in the Sumitomo collection; April 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Yamanaka & Co.; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection