Ofuji Visits Osen at the Kagiya Teashop

鍵屋を訪れたお藤に茶を出すお仙

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #470; Ukiyo-e shuka 4 (1979), list #272, and supp. 2 (1982), pl. 361

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 28.7 x 21.9 cm (11 5/16 x 8 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4976

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem: Sakurabana/ akanu kokoro no/ ayaniku ni/ nite mo nao koso/ mimaku hoshikere

Signed

Harunobu ga
春信画

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#536); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection