Young Woman Tuning a Shamisen

三味線の音締めをする女

Japanese
Edo period
about 1768–69 (Meiwa 5–6)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #576; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #724, and supp. 2 (1982), pl. 571

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 61.2 x 12.2 cm (24 1/8 x 4 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.479

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.479, 21.4676

Signed

Suzuki Harunobu ga

鈴木春信画

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection