Young Man as Ono no Tôfu Watching a Frog
Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #658; Ukiyo-e shûka supp. 2 (1982), pl. 630
Vertical chûban; 26.1 x 19.9 cm (10 1/4 x 7 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
Number for the long months are hidden in the kimono pattern.
Designer's seal: Ichô
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.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection