Two Women in Conversation

語り合う二人の女

Japanese
Edo period
1766 (Meiwa 3)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #109; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #197.2, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 97

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 28.2 x 21.3 cm (11 1/8 x 8 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4607

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Second state of a calendar print for 1766 (Meiwa 3), with the calender marks removed.
MFA impressions: 11.13387, 21.4607

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