Young Woman Dressed as a Komusô

伊達虚無僧姿の女

Japanese
Edo period
about 1770 (Meiwa 7)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #493; Ukiyo-e shuka 4 (1979), list #447, and supp. 2 (1982), pl. 367

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 27.3 x 20.6 cm (10 3/4 x 8 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4404

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No other example is known.

Signed

Harunobu ga
春信画

Provenance

September 1911, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from the E. F. Fenollosa collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection