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), #124; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #512.2.2, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 215

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 25.2 x 19.5 cm (9 15/16 x 7 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4424

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

Markings

Collector's seal: Kyôsai shû

Provenance

Formerly in the collection of Kawanabe Kyôsai; February 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from J. Clarence Webster Collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection