Dragon Emerging from Bowl Held by Young Woman; Parody of Handaka Sonja

鉢から龍を出す女 (見立半託迦)

Japanese
Edo period
about 1767–68 (Meiwa 4–5)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #529; Ukiyo-e shuka 4 (1979), list #790, and supp. 2 (1982), pl. 368

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 67.4 x 11.9 cm (26 9/16 x 4 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4984

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

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

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection