Parody of the Nô Play Kayoi Komachi

見立深草の少将

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #304; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #484, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 137

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 28.5 x 21.4 cm (11 1/4 x 8 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4393

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

September 1911, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from the E. F. Fenollosa collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection