Sunrise on New Year's Morning

四季の美人 初日の出

Japanese
Edo period
late 1790s (mid Kansei era)
Artist Eishôsai Chôki (Japanese, active about 1780–1810), Publisher Tsutaya Jûzaburô (Kôshodô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Genshoku ukiyo-e dai hyakka jiten 7 (1980), #382; Ukiyo-e taikei 6 (1975), #128; TNM Ukiyo-e cat. 2 (1962), #2153; Ukiyo-e taisei 7 (1931), #451

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.6 x 25.5 cm (15 3/16 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4780

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Chôki ga
長喜画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

Formerly in the Kobayashi collection; February 1914, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection