Autumn Moon of the Mirror Stand, 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), #122; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #512.3.1, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 24

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 28.8 x 20.7 cm (11 5/16 x 8 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4423

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

First state, with signature and seal of Kyosen.

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

Signed

(no artist's signature)

Markings

Designer: Kyosen
巨川

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#293); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection