Girl Riding a Flying Goose (Parody of the Taoist Immortal Liu Nu)
1766 (Meiwa 3)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770)
Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #115; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #185.2, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 96; Waterhouse, Harunobu and His Age (1964), #17 (first state)
Horizontal chûban; 21.5 x 28.7 cm (8 7/16 x 11 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
Second state, with signature of Shibô removed but calendar marks in place.
August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection