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Couple Eloping; Parody of the Akuta River Episode in Tales of Ise (Ise monogatari)

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MFA impressions: 06.1117, 21.4486

Signed

Suzuki Harunobu ga

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1768–69 (Meiwa 5–6)

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #396; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #357, and supp. 2 (1982), pl. 494

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 26.7 x 20.5 cm (10 1/2 x 8 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.1117

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints