Travellers at Yatsuhashi

八ッ橋の男女

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #307; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #636, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 310; Waterhouse, Harunobu and His Age (1964), #42

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 28.8 x 21.2 cm (11 5/16 x 8 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4437

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.19462, 21.4437

Signed

Harunobu ga
春信画

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#330); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection