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Lovers under an Umbrella in the Snow

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MFA impressions: 21.4403 (Meiji reproduction?), 21.4530 (first state?)

Signed

Suzuki Harunobu ga

Provenance

Formerly in Sumitomo collection; April 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Yamanaka & 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, Meiji era?, original design about 1766–67 (Meiwa 3–4); later copy?

Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse cat. #172; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #530.1, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 240

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 26.1 x 19.6 cm (10 1/4 x 7 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4403

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints