Man behind a Sliding Door Pulling at a Woman Leaving the Room

座敷から逃げ出そうとする女

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #542; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #762, and supp. 2 (1982), pl. 554

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 71.3 x 11.9 cm (28 1/16 x 4 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4564

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.21228, 21.4564

Signed

Harunobu ga
春信画

Provenance

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