Young Woman Viewing the Full Moon on a Summer Evening

水辺で涼みながら月を見る女

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #068; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #160.2, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 90

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 26.2 x 19.6 cm (10 5/16 x 7 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4481

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No other impression is known. Numbers for the long months are on the fan. Possibly the right half of an incomplete diptych.

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Provenance

Formerly in the Kobayashi collection; October 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection