Woman Holding a Branch of Yamabuki (Parody of the Story of Ôta Dôkan)

山吹の枝をさし出す娘 (見立山吹の里)

Japanese
Edo period
about 1766–67 (Meiwa 3–4)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #145; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #362.2, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 29; Gentles, AIC cat. II (1965), p. 46, #72; TNM Ukiyo-e cat. 1 (1960), #471

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 28.7 x 21.8 cm (11 5/16 x 8 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4615

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.19444, 21.4615

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