Sunset Glow of the Maple-leaf Seller (Momiji-uri no sekishô), from the series Eight Views of Dances in the Modern Style (Imayô odori hakkei)

「風流おどり八景 紅葉売の夕照」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1769 (Meiwa 6)
Artist Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770)


Catalogue Raisonné

Waterhouse, The Harunobu Decade (2013), #418; Ukiyo-e shuka 4 (1979), list #221.1, and supp. 2 (1982), pl. 353

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 22.3 x 16.5 cm (8 3/4 x 6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.4527

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Harunobu ga
春信画

Provenance

Formerly in the collection of Kenkichi Hirakawa; March 1914, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Yamanaka & Co.; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection