The Excited Boatman

船頭ののぞき見

Japanese
Edo period
about 1768–69 (Meiwa 5–6)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #365; Ukiyo-e shuka supp. 2 (1982), pl. 339

Dimensions

Horizontal chûban; 19.6 x 27.4 cm (7 11/16 x 10 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4610

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Revamped version of an erotic print.

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Provenance

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