Second state of an (originally) erotic print.
Harunobu ga 春信画
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
Japanese, Edo period, about 1766–67 (Meiwa 3–4)
- Artist Suzuki Harunobu, Japanese, 1725–1770
Waterhouse cat. #182; Ukiyo-e shûka supp. 1 (1982), pl. 109
Horizontal chûban; 20.6 x 25.7 cm (8 1/8 x 10 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper