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Mother Tying Her Young Son's Hair as He Plays with Chrysanthemums

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Signed

Suzuki Harunobu ga

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; 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. #377; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #460, and supp. 2 (1982), pl. 385

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 28.1 x 21.5 cm (11 1/16 x 8 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4501

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints