The Third Princess (Nyosan no miya) and Her Cat

女三宮と猫

Japanese
Edo period
about 1769–70 (Meiwa 6–7)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #474; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #, and supp. 2 (1982), pl. 403

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 28.1 x 20.4 cm (11 1/16 x 8 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4487

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Suzuki Harunobu ga
鈴木春信画

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection