Parody of Minamoto Tametomo: Young Man and Two Women with a Bow

弓矢を持つ若者と二人の女 (見立為朝)

Japanese
Edo period
1765 (Meiwa 2)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #072; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #127.2, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 181

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 28.3 x 21 cm (11 1/8 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.4482

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Second state of a calendar print, with calendar markings removed.
MFA impressions: 21.4482 (second state), 21.4593 (first state)

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Provenance

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

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection