House at Fukagawa (Shinsenrô)

「深川楼」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1773–74 (Meiwa 10–11)
Artist Shiba Kôkan (Suzuki Harushige) (Japanese, 1747–1818)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #613; Ukiyo-e shûka supp. 2 (1982), pl. 372; Hillier, The Japanese Print: A New Approach (1960), pl. 22 (this impression); TNM Ukiyo-e cat. 1 (1960), #620

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 28.8 x 21 cm (11 5/16 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.4993

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem: Yûkaze ni/ hiku te ni nabiku/ ominaeshi/ hatsu aki koro no/ sugata naruran

Signed

Harushige ga
春重画

Provenance

December 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (#13); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection