Ehon haru no nishiki (Picture Book: The Brocade of Spring)

絵本春の錦

Japanese
Edo period
1771 (Meiwa 8)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770), Author of preface Hekigyokudô (Japanese), Blockcutter Endô Matsugorô (Japanese), Publisher Yamazaki Kinbei (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Toda, Ryerson Library cat. (1931), p. 172

Dimensions

Overall: 21.5 x 15.9 cm (8 7/16 x 6 1/4 in.); chûbon

Accession Number

1997.477.1-2

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

Signed

Tôto Gakô Suzuki Harunobu

Markings

Artist's seal: Harunobu

Provenance

December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the library of the Museum. (Accession Date: July 31, 1998)

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection