Young Man Selling Fans

団扇売り

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #176; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #438, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 37

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 19.2 x 26.5 cm (7 9/16 x 10 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4965

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.484, 21.4965

Signed

Suzuki Harunobu ga
鈴木春信画

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Yamanaka & Co., Boston; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection