Young Couple by a Gate in Snow
about 1768–69 (Meiwa 5–6)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770)
MFA, Suzuki Harunobu (exh. cat., 2017), #80; Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #383; Ukiyo-e shuka 4 (1979), list #648, and supp. 2 (1982), pl. 346
Vertical chûban; 28.9 x 21.2 cm (11 3/8 x 8 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Out on Loan
On display at Nagoya/Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Japan, November 3, 2017 – January 21, 2018
Possibly a later printing.
Suzuki Harunobu ga
 Much of Bigelow's collection of Asian art was formed during his residence in Japan between 1882 and 1889, although he also made acquisitions in Europe and the United States. Bigelow deposited many of these objects at the MFA in 1890 before donating them to the Museum's collection at later dates.
William Sturgis Bigelow Collection