The Archery Gallery

矢場の女たち

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #082-3; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #184.2.4, and supp. 1 (1982), pls. 189-90

Dimensions

Horizontal chûban diptych; 21.9 x 55.6 cm (8 5/8 x 21 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.7170-1

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Diptych: 21.7170 (right), 21.7171 (left)

MFA impressions: 11.19525-6, 21.7170-1

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Provenance

Formerly in the Sumitomo collection; 1913, 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