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Young Woman Concealing a Letter from a Young Man

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MFA impressions: 21.4408, 21.4626

Signed

Harunobu ga (on sliding door) 春信画

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#265); 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. #257; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #452, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 54

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 28.4 x 21.3 cm (11 3/16 x 8 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4408

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints