The seal at right gives the cyclical date (kinoto tori) for 1765 and the character for "large," but the long months do not seem to be indicated.
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.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection
Japanese, Edo period, 1765 (Meiwa 2)
- Attributed to Suzuki Harunobu, Japanese, 1725–1770
Waterhouse cat. #063; Ukiyo-e shûka supp. 1 (1982), pl. 89
Vertical chûban; 25.6 x 19 cm (10 1/16 x 7 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper