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Decorating for the Tanabata Festival

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Signed

Suzuki Harunobu ga

Provenance

Formerly in Tebbs collection; March 3, 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at Tebbs sale, Sotheby's; 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 1768–69 (Meiwa 5–6)

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #353; Ukiyo-e shuka 4 (1979), list #233, and supp. 2 (1982), pl. 331

Dimensions

Hosoban; 31.9 x 14.1 cm (12 9/16 x 5 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4385

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints