Waitresses of the Eiraku-an Restaurant

永楽庵の女たち

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #369; MFA, Printed Treasures (2008), #35; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #427, and supp. 2 (1982), pl. 478

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 27.4 x 20.9 cm (10 13/16 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

34.342

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

1934, bequest of Nellie Parney Carter to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 4, 1934)

Credit Line

Nellie Parney Carter Collection—Bequest of Nellie Parney Carter