Parody of the Nô Play Chôryô

見立黄石公・張良

Japanese
Edo period
about 1766 (Meiwa 3)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #157; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #37.2, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 233

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 26.6 x 19.1 cm (10 1/2 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

11.1979

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Left sheet of an incomplete diptych.

MFA impressions: 11.1979 (left sheet only), 21.7172-3 (complete diptych)

Signed

Suzuki Harunobu ga
鈴木春信画

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection