Young Woman by a River Bank; Parody of Kikujidô

菊の咲く水辺に立つ女 (見立菊慈童)

Japanese
Edo period
1766 (Meiwa 3)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770), Designer Kinga (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #095; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #202.1, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 18

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 27.1 x 19.7 cm (10 11/16 x 7 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.4576

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Kinga kô (designer); Suzuki Harunobu ga (artist)

Markings

Designer's seal: Kinga

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Bing collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection