Geisha and Attendant on Riverbank

川端を歩く芸者と仲居

Japanese
Edo period
about 1768–69 (Meiwa 5–6)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #406; Ishigami, "Fûryû zashiki hakkai," in Ukiyo-e geijuitsu 165 (2008), p. 83, fig. 29; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #227, and supp. 2 (1982), pl. 499

Dimensions

Hosoban; 32 x 14.7 cm (12 5/8 x 5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

47.98

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem: Fukigara ni/ egakeru kumo ni/ kienubeshi/ ôgi ni tatamu/ yama no ha no kaze

Signed

Suzuki Harunobu ga

鈴木春信画

Provenance

Ross Collection by exchange

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds by exchange from the Denman Waldo Ross Collection