Parody of the Story of Chao Fu

見立巣父 (牛曳き若衆)

Japanese
Edo period
about 1766–67 (Meiwa 3–4)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #154; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #420, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 32

Dimensions

Vertical chûban diptych; right sheet 29.2 x 21.8 cm (11 1/2 x 8 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.2907

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

1953, gift of Paul Bernat to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Paul Bernat