Awabi Diver Wringing Out Her Skirt

裾をしぼる鮑とりの海女

Japanese
Edo period
about 1767–68 (Meiwa 4–5)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #253; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #399, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 281

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 27.1 x 21 cm (10 11/16 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

RES.56.7

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Harunobu ga (at right, almost worn off)
春信画

Credit Line

Asiatic Curator's Fund