Clearing Weather of the Lion Dance (Shakkyô no seiran), from the series Eight Views of Dances in the Modern Style (Imayô odori hakkei)

「今様おどり八景 石橋の晴嵐」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1769 (Meiwa 6)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #419; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #217.4, and supp. 2 (1982), pl. 392

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 22.8 x 16.5 cm (9 x 6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.4526

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Suzuki Harunobu ga
鈴木春信画

Provenance

Formerly in the K. Hirakawa collection; March 1914, 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