On Love in the Snow (Yuki no koi ni yosu)

「寄雪恋」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1762–64 (Hôreki 12–Meiwa 1)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770), Publisher Enamiya (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #021; Ukiyo-e shûka 4 (1979), list #21, and supp. 1 (1982), pl. 74

Dimensions

Hosoban; 28.2 x 13.7 cm (11 1/8 x 5 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.4681

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (mizu-e); color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Poem: Aware to wa/ hito wa omowashi/ itazura ni/ haru furu yuki no/ omoikiyu to mo

Signed

Suzuki Harunobu ga
鈴木春信画

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