Woman Riding a Flying Crane

白い鶴に乗って空を飛ぶ女

Japanese
Edo period
1765 (Meiwa 2)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770), Designer Teichô (Japanese, active 1765), Blockcutter Morishita Richô (Japanese, active 1765–66), Printer Ogawa Hatchô (Japanese, active 1765–66)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #050; Ukiyo-e shûka supp. 1 (1982), pl. 16; Polster & Marks, Surimono (1980), p. 123

Dimensions

Horizontal chûban; 20.8 x 27.8 cm (8 3/16 x 10 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.482

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

The first state, with calendrical information on the scroll.

Signed

Suzuki Harunobu ga

鈴木春信画

Markings

Designer: Teichô saku
Blockcutter: Morishita Richô chô
Printer: Ogawa Hatchô shô

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection