Courtesan Playing Shamisen, Looking out at Snowy Landscape

雪の待乳山を眺める遊女とかむろ

Japanese
Edo period
about 1768 (Meiwa 5)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #366; Ukiyo-e shuka 4 (1979), list #519, and supp. 2 (1982), pl. 340

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 28.2 x 21.1 cm (11 1/8 x 8 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.496

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

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection