Young Woman Eavesdropping on Lovers

屏風の後ろで恋人に盗み聞きする女

Japanese
Edo period
Attributed to Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770), Attributed to Isoda Koryûsai (Japanese, 1735–1790)


Dimensions

Cut from horizontal chûban sheet; 18.6 x 9.8 cm (7 5/16 x 3 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4963

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.19763 (complete but probably revamped), 21.4963 (figure at right only, cut from sheet)

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection