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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1923.24
People
Suzuki Harunobu, Japanese (1725-1770)
Title
Woman Running to Escape a Sudden Shower
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
c. 1765–70
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Japan, Tokyo Metropolitan Area, Tōkyō
Period
Edo period, 1615-1868
Culture
Japanese
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions
chūban: H. 27.1 × W. 20.6 cm (10 11/16 × 8 1/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: (printed) Harunobu ga
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of John T. Spaulding, William S. Spaulding, Felix M. Warburg, A. Kingsley Porter and Paul J. Sachs
Accession Year
1923
Object Number
1923.24
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Narazaki Muneshige, Ukiyo-e shuka [Collection of the Masterpieces of Ukiyo-e Prints in Museums] Volume 8: Foggu Bijutsukan [Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University], Neruson Bijutsukan [Nelson Atkins Museum]..., Shogaku-kan (Tokyo, Japan, 1980 [Showa 55]), Color Plate 004; pp. 16-17

Kristin A. Mortimer and William G. Klingelhofer, Harvard University Art Museums: A Guide to the Collections, Harvard University Art Museums and Abbeville Press (Cambridge and New York, 1986), no. 59, p. 58

Sugiura Hinako, Oedo furyu sanpo michi [Walking Path in the Edo Style] (Tokyo, 2005), p. 162/Fig. 2

Exhibition History

Japan on Paper, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 05/25/2019 - 08/11/2019

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