The Lion Dance (Shakkyô)

石橋

Japanese
Edo period
about 1770 (Meiwa 7)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #487; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #681.2, and supp. 2 (1982), pl. 405

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 34.3 x 23.9 cm (13 1/2 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4473

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.14996, 21.4473

Signed

Harunobu ga
春信画

Provenance

February 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from J. Clarence Webster Collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection