A Fishing Party
about 1768–69 (Meiwa 5–6)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770)
Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #364; Lane, Ukiyo-e shunga: The Vanishing Act (Ukiyo-e kesareta shunga, 2002), pp. 10-17; Ukiyo-e shuka supp. 2 (1982), pl. 338
Horizontal chûban; 18.2 x 25 cm (7 3/16 x 9 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
A revamped erotic print. For detailed comparison of the different versions, see Lane.
Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection