Woman Holding a Fishing Pole and Riding a Carp; Parody of the Immortal Qin Gao (Kinkô sennin)

見立琴高仙人

Japanese
Edo period
about 1769–70 (Meiwa 6–7)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #568; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #745, and supp. 2 (1982), pl. 438

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 67.7 x 12.1 cm (26 5/8 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

06.970

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