Young Woman Jumping from the Kiyomizu Temple Balcony with an Umbrella as a Parachute

清水の舞台から飛び降りる女

Japanese
Edo period
1765 (Meiwa 2)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #045; Tokita, E de tanoshimu Edo no kotowaza (2005), p. 216; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #155.3, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 166

Dimensions

24 x 20.9 cm (9 7/16 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.4598

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Third state, without signatures and seals.

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Provenance

August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection