Peddler of Cosmetics and Accessories (Komamono)

「小間物」

Japanese
Edo period
1765 (Meiwa 2)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #590; Ukiyo-e shûka supp. 2 (1982), pl. 582

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 27.5 x 18.6 cm (10 13/16 x 7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4959

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Numbers for the short months are inscribed on the stack of boxes at right.

Signed

Gokyô ga

Markings

Artist's seal: Gokyô

Provenance

Formerly in E. F. Fenollosa collection (#224); August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection