Woman Gazing at the Moon

雲間にのぞく満月を見る美人

Japanese
Edo period
about 1766–67 (Meiwa 3–4)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #141; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #548, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 100

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 28.4 x 21.6 cm (11 3/16 x 8 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.4653

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.19502, 21.4653

Signed

Harunobu ga
春信画

Provenance

August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection