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Courtesan Playing Shamisen, Looking out at Snowy Landscape

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Signed

Harunobu ga 春信画

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1768 (Meiwa 5)

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #366; Ukiyo-e shuka 4 (1979), list #519, and supp. 2 (1982), pl. 340

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 28.2 x 21.1 cm (11 1/8 x 8 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.496

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints