Courtesan Imitating the Bodhisattva Fugen

見立普賢菩薩

Japanese
Edo period
about 1769–70 (Meiwa 6–7)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #569; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #819, and supp. 2 (1982), pl. 439

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 65.5 x 12.1 cm (25 13/16 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

06.972

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
春信画

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection