Autumn Moon of the Mirror, from the series Eight Views of the Parlor (Zashiki hakkei)

坐鋪八景 鏡台の秋月

Japanese
Edo period
about 1766 (Meiwa 3)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #123; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #512.2, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 214

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 27.8 x 20.6 cm (10 15/16 x 8 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4605

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Second state, without signature and seal.

MFA impressions: 11.19441 (second state), 21.4423 (first state), 21.4605 (second state), 21.4424 (second state)

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Provenance

Formerly in the collection of Ernest F. Fenollosa; August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection