Young Woman Watching Frogs (Parody of Ono no Tôfû)

見立小野道風

Japanese
Edo period
about 1766–67 (Meiwa 3–4)
Attributed to Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770), Attributed to Isoda Koryûsai (Japanese, 1735–1790)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #511; Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 10, Museo d'Arte Orientale, Genoa, I (1988), pl. 77; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #813.2, and supp. 2 (1982), pl. 544

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 67.5 x 10 cm (26 9/16 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5701

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Markings

Collectors' seals: Hayashi Tadamasa, Wakai oyaji

Provenance

November 1916, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at the Metzgar sale; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection