Lovers Meeting on a Spring Evening

春の夜の出合い (訪れ)

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #259; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #444, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 55

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 27.5 x 20.1 cm (10 13/16 x 7 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4504

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

Formerly in the Sumitomo collection; June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Yamanaka & Co.; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection