Young Woman Viewing the Full Moon on a Summer Evening
1765 (Meiwa 2)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770)
Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #068; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #160.2, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 90
Vertical chûban; 26.2 x 19.6 cm (10 5/16 x 7 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
No other impression is known. Numbers for the long months are on the fan. Possibly the right half of an incomplete diptych.
Formerly in the Kobayashi collection; October 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection