Courtesan Parading under Cherry Blossoms

仲の町を歩く花魁

Japanese
Edo period
about 1769–70 (Meiwa 6–7)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #574; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #773, and supp. 2 (1982), pl. 443; Pins, The Japanese Pillar Print (1982), #179

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 70.5 x 13 cm (27 3/4 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4562

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Harunobu ga
春信画

Provenance

May 1915, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection