Chrysanthemums and Rock

菊と岩

Japanese
Edo period
about 1770 (Meiwa 7)
Artist Shiba Kôkan (Suzuki Harushige) (Japanese, 1747–1818)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #614; Ukiyo-e shûka supp. 2 (1982), pl. 597

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 67.8 x 11.5 cm (26 11/16 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.4994

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Chinese Poem: Sankei no tsumetaki kô ni tangetsu mayoite/ hanri no kiyoki tsuya ni hansô yaku

Signed

Kôkan Shiba Shun sho narabi ni sha

Provenance

December 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Yamanaka & Co.; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection