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Woman Standing on a Veranda

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Possibly a parody of the story of the Bell of Muken.

Signed

Harunobu ga 春信画

Provenance

June 2, 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at Sotheby's; 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. #521; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #717, and supp. 2 (1982), pl. 415

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 68.4 x 12 cm (26 15/16 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.4571

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints