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Bedroom Scene with Mosquito Net

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Second state of an (originally) erotic print.

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

Japanese, Edo period, about 1766–67 (Meiwa 3–4)

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #182; Ukiyo-e shûka supp. 1 (1982), pl. 109

Dimensions

Horizontal chûban; 20.6 x 25.7 cm (8 1/8 x 10 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4631

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints