Right sheet of an incomplete diptych. Designs on the lanterns symbolize the long months.
Artist: Suzuki Harunobu ga; Blockcutter: Sekine Kaei shi
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)
Waterhouse cat. #064; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #166.1, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 174
Vertical chûban; 26.4 x 18.3 cm (10 3/8 x 7 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper