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Dragon Emerging from Bowl Held by Young Woman; Parody of Handaka Sonja

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Signed

Harunobu ga 春信画

Provenance

December 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Y. Sumitomo & Co.; 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 1767–68 (Meiwa 4–5)

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #529; Ukiyo-e shuka 4 (1979), list #790, and supp. 2 (1982), pl. 368

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 67.4 x 11.9 cm (26 9/16 x 4 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4984

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints