Woman Leading a Pack Horse

女馬子

Japanese
Edo period
1765 (Meiwa 2)
Artist Unknown, Japanese


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #706; Ukiyo-e shûka supp. 2 (1982), pl. 669

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 22.9 x 16.3 cm (9 x 6 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6307

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Numbers for the long months are on the horse’s trappings and those for the short months on the woman’s clothing.

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