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book page from Picture Book of Eternal Spring
  • Suzuki Harunobu
    circa 1725–1770
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan
  • book page from Picture Book of Eternal Spring, circa 1764, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • woodcut
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 177.8 x 131.8 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 7 x 5 3/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 11 in
  • Gift of Mrs. Arthur S. Johnson (The May Finney Marcy Collection)
  • Not on display
  • 1964.0024
Description

Female figure (courtesan) walking through the snow. In the right background is a wall or fence. In the bottom left quadrant is the back and foot of another figure.