Courtesan and Attendants on Parade
about 1766 (Meiwa 3)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770)
Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #092; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #434, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 197
Vertical chûban; 28.5 x 21 cm (11 1/4 x 8 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
Third state, without the seals that appear on the first state, and with the signature added.
Suzuki Harunobu ga
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.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection