Two Young Women Admiring Plum Blossoms

軒先で梅の花を見る二人の女

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #384; Ukiyo-e shuka 4 (1979), list #841, and supp. 2 (1982), pl. 347

Dimensions

Shikishiban; 20.4 x 19.5 cm (8 1/16 x 7 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4524

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Harunobu ga
春信画

Provenance

December 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Yamanaka & Co.; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection