Kiyomizu Temple (Shimizu), from the series Fashionable Seven Komachi (Fûryû nana Komachi)

風流七小町 しみず

Japanese
Edo period
about 1772–73 (Meiwa 9–An'ei 2)
Artist Shiba Kôkan (Suzuki Harushige) (Japanese, 1747–1818), Influence of Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #610; Asia Soc./JASA, Designed for Pleasure (2008), p. 92, fig. 60; Ukiyo-e shûka supp. 2 (1982), pl. 595; Waterhouse, Harunobu and his Age (1964), #61; TNM Ukiyo-e cat. 1 (1960), #618

Dimensions

Vertical chûban with top cut off; 20.7 x 20.5 cm (8 1/8 x 8 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4996

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Harushige ga
春重画

Provenance

August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection