Two Women by a Lacquer Cabinet, One Reading a Book

箪笥前の二美人

Japanese
Edo period
about 1767–68 (Meiwa 4–5)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #244; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #543, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 126

Dimensions

Vertical chuban; 28.2 x 20.5 cm (11 1/8 x 8 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.486

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Harunobu ga

春信画

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection